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Educational Leadership Schools in California

There are 46 schools in the state of California offering educational leadership programs. In 2010, 2,799 students graduated with degrees from California educational leadership schools. 1,901 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 560 of all these students graduated with doctoral degrees.

Overview

On average, 2,714 students graduate from programs in this state in educational leadership each year. This accounts for 6% of students who US schools graduate from educational leadership programs. Of those, 337 students graduated with certificates in educational leadership, one with a degree at the bachelor's level, 1,901 with a master's level degree, and 560 with a doctorate level degree.

46 educational leadership schools are in this state. And out of these, 31 schools are private, while 15 schools are public. While tuition at a public educational leadership school varies from $4,810 to $11,958, tuition at a private educational leadership school varies from $11,088 to $41,130.

Average tuition for educational leadership programs is $20,061. The lowest tuition in California, which is $4,810 every year, is at California State University-Long Beach, while the highest tuition for educational leadership programs, which is $41,130 per year, is at Pitzer College.

Educational leadership schools in this Pacific state offer certificates, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Educational Leadership Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

On average, 2,714 students graduate from programs in this state in educational leadership each year. This accounts for 6% of students who US schools graduate from educational leadership programs. Of those, 337 students graduated with certificates in educational leadership, one with a degree at the bachelor's level, 1,901 with a master's level degree, and 560 with a doctorate level degree.

Educational Leadership Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 481
  • Certificate 2007: 367
  • Certificate 2008: 227
  • Certificate 2009: 410
  • Certificate 2010: 337
  • Bachelor 2006: 0
  • Bachelor 2007: 0
  • Bachelor 2008: 0
  • Bachelor 2009: 0
  • Bachelor 2010: 1
  • Master 2006: 1432
  • Master 2007: 1571
  • Master 2008: 1958
  • Master 2009: 1706
  • Master 2010: 1901
  • Doctorate 2006: 268
  • Doctorate 2007: 278
  • Doctorate 2008: 444
  • Doctorate 2009: 514
  • Doctorate 2010: 560

Educational Leadership Program Availability in California

Schools in this state offer a total of 91 educational leadership programs. Of these programs, approximately 52.7% are programs at the master's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the doctoral level and the bachelors level.

Educational Leadership Program Availability in California

  • Certificate: 10
  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 48
  • Doctorate: 32

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 73980
  • 25th Percentile: 90880
  • Median: 107170
  • 75th Percentile: 121410
  • 90th Percentile: 137100

Instructional Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

Instructional Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38190
  • 25th Percentile: 50810
  • Median: 68850
  • 75th Percentile: 85120
  • 90th Percentile: 106180

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51930
  • 25th Percentile: 67810
  • Median: 92780
  • 75th Percentile: 127980
  • 90th Percentile: 159810

Distance Learning Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

Distance Learning Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43170
  • 25th Percentile: 56650
  • Median: 79510
  • 75th Percentile: 110050
  • 90th Percentile: 134750

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29230
  • 25th Percentile: 36000
  • Median: 46470
  • 75th Percentile: 62960
  • 90th Percentile: 89690

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 94180
  • Median Salary 2007: 97640
  • Median Salary 2008: 102890
  • Median Salary 2009: 104940
  • Median Salary 2010: 107170
  • Total Employed 2006: 19800
  • Total Employed 2007: 21920
  • Total Employed 2008: 23150
  • Total Employed 2009: 22140
  • Total Employed 2010: 21970

Instructional Coordinators — Employment Trend

Instructional Coordinators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60010
  • Median Salary 2007: 59740
  • Median Salary 2008: 67760
  • Median Salary 2009: 69430
  • Median Salary 2010: 68850
  • Total Employed 2006: 13550
  • Total Employed 2007: 13690
  • Total Employed 2008: 16860
  • Total Employed 2009: 17400
  • Total Employed 2010: 17900

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 83260
  • Median Salary 2007: 66210
  • Median Salary 2008: 77500
  • Median Salary 2009: 94800
  • Median Salary 2010: 92780
  • Total Employed 2006: 12820
  • Total Employed 2007: 12420
  • Total Employed 2008: 8250
  • Total Employed 2009: 11500
  • Total Employed 2010: 8850

Distance Learning Coordinators — Employment Trend

Distance Learning Coordinators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 69840
  • Median Salary 2007: 76660
  • Median Salary 2008: 78020
  • Median Salary 2009: 78530
  • Median Salary 2010: 79510
  • Total Employed 2006: 2950
  • Total Employed 2007: 3820
  • Total Employed 2008: 4390
  • Total Employed 2009: 4650
  • Total Employed 2010: 4470

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 43560
  • Median Salary 2007: 45310
  • Median Salary 2008: 44890
  • Median Salary 2009: 45800
  • Median Salary 2010: 46470
  • Total Employed 2006: 6390
  • Total Employed 2007: 6850
  • Total Employed 2008: 6880
  • Total Employed 2009: 7190
  • Total Employed 2010: 7510

California vs National Educational Leadership Employment

California vs National Educational Leadership Employment

  • Employed in California: 11.236% (60700)

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1. California State University - Fresno

5241 N Maple Ave
Fresno, CA 93740
(559) 278-4240

California State University-Fresno is 4.9 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one educational leadership program. Overall, 20,932 students seek degrees in 87 Fresno State programs.

2. Mount St Mary's College

12001 Chalon Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90049-1599
(310) 954-4000

Mount St Mary's College is near Los Angeles, CA. This school offers two educational leadership programs. This school offers two educational leadership degrees at the master's level to students. This school is a 4-year institution.

3. Humphreys College - Stockton and Modestoes

6650 Inglewood Ave
Stockton, CA 95207-3896
(209) 478-0800

Humphreys College-Stockton and Modestoes is a 4-year institution, founded in 1896. Humphreys, which is near the center of the city, is located in Stockton, CA. It offers students six certificates, ten degrees at the associates level, ten bachelors level degrees, one degree at the masters level, and one degree at the doctoral level. 900 students pursued degrees from the 17 programs at Humphreys in 2010. It offers subjects such as liberal arts, education, and medical assisting. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities.

4. Saint Marys College of California

1928 Saint Marys Road
Moraga, CA 94556
(925) 631-4000

Saint Marys College of California is in the suburbs of Moraga, California. It offers two educational leadership programs. Specifically, it offers one educational leadership degree at the master's level to students and one doctorate level educational leadership degree. 3,917 students pursue degrees in 78 programs at SMC, overall.

5. Argosy University - San Francisco Bay Area

1005 Atlantic Avenue
Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 217-4700

Argosy University-San Francisco Bay Area offers three educational leadership programs. Of those, it offers students two educational leadership degrees at the master's level and one degree at the doctorate level in educational leadership. It is in the suburbs of Alameda, California.

6. The University of Phoenix - San Diego

3890 Murphy Canyon Road Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92123-4403
(800) 473-4346

The University of Phoenix-San Diego is a for-profit 4-year institution. Phoenix, which is near the heart of downtown, is in San Diego, CA. It is one of several campuses. This medium-sized school offers students three certificates, 21 degrees at the bachelors level, and 16 degrees at the masters level. In 2010, 5,491 students sought degrees from the 34 programs at UOPX. UOPX offers subjects such as technology, human services, and business. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it.

7. Taft University System

3700 S Susan St Ste 200
Santa Ana, CA 92704
(714) 850-4800

Taft University System is a for-profit 4-year institution, founded in 1976. This school, which is near the center of the city, is in Santa Ana, CA. It offers students two certificates, one degree at the associates level, one bachelors level degree, four degrees at the masters level, and two degrees at the doctoral level. In 2010, 217 students sought degrees from the eight programs at this specialized school. This school offers subjects such as business administration, law, and education.

8. The University of La Verne

1950 Third St
La Verne, CA 91750-4401
(909) 593-3511x4900

The University of La Verne offers two programs in educational leadership. Of those, this school offers students one educational leadership degree at the master's level and one doctorate level educational leadership degree. This school is located in the suburbs of La Verne, California.

9. Argosy University - Los Angeles

5230 Pacific Concourse- Suite 200
Los Angeles, CA 90045
(310) 531-9700

Argosy University-Los Angeles is located in the suburbs of Los Angeles, California. It offers three educational leadership programs. Of those, this very small school offers students two master's level educational leadership degrees and one degree at the doctorate level in educational leadership. Overall, 555 students pursue degrees in 17 programs at Argosy.

10. California State University - Channel Islands

One University Dr
Camarillo, CA 93012
(805) 437-8400

California State University-Channel Islands offers one program in educational leadership and CSU Channel Islands is located in Camarillo, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. CI is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

11. Alliant International University

10455 Pomerado Road
San Diego, CA 92131-1799
(866) 825-5426

Alliant International University offers five programs in educational leadership. Of those, students are offered two certificates in educational leadership by it, one master's level degree in educational leadership, and two educational leadership degrees at the doctorate level. It is near San Diego, CA.

12. Argosy University - Orange County

601 South Lewis Street
Orange, CA 92868
(714) 620-3700

Argosy University-Orange County is in the suburbs of Orange, California. Argosy offers three programs in educational leadership. Specifically, students are offered two educational leadership degrees at the master's level by it and one educational leadership degree at the doctorate level.

13. The University of the Pacific

3601 Pacific Ave
Stockton, CA 95211-0197
(209) 946-2011

The University of the Pacific, which is near the center of the city, is located in Stockton, CA. UOP offers two educational leadership programs. More specifically, it offers one degree at the master's level in educational leadership to students and one doctorate level degree in educational leadership. 6,717 students seek degrees in 79 programs at UOP, overall.

14. Simpson University

2211 College View Drive
Redding, CA 96003-8606
(530) 224-5600

Simpson University offers one educational leadership program and this school is located in Redding, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 1,216 students seek degrees in 35 Sompson programs.

15. The University of Phoenix - Central Valley

45 Riverpark Pl W Ste 300
Fresno, CA 93720-1562
(800) 266-2107

The University of Phoenix-Central Valley is a for-profit 4-year institution. UOPX, which is 7.7 miles from the center of the city, is located in Fresno, CA. This school is one of several campuses. Phoenix offers two certificates, 28 bachelors level degrees, and seven masters level degrees to students. In 2010, 2,554 students sought degrees from the 34 programs at this school. It offers subjects such as human resources and psychology. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

16. The University of Redlands

1200 E. Colton Ave
Redlands, CA 92373-0999
(909) 793-2121

The University of Redlands offers three educational leadership programs. Out of those, this school offers one certificate in educational leadership to students, one master's level educational leadership degree, and one doctorate level educational leadership degree. This liberal arts college is 1.2 miles from the center of the city. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

17. La Sierra University

4500 Riverwalk Parkway
Riverside, CA 92515-8247
(951) 785-2000

La Sierra University, which is 6.3 miles from the center of the city, is in Riverside, CA. This school offers two educational leadership programs. Of those, students are offered one educational leadership certificate by it and one master's level degree in educational leadership.

18. Pitzer College

1050 North Mills Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-6101
(909) 621-8000

Pitzer College offers one program in educational leadership and Pitzer is in the suburbs of Claremont, California. It is a 4-year institution. It is the oldest institution in the state of California offering educational leadership programs.

19. Argosy University - Inland Empire

636 East Brier Dr- Suite 120
San Bernardino, CA 92408
(909) 915-3800

Argosy University-Inland Empire offers three programs in educational leadership. Of those, it offers students two educational leadership degrees at the master's level and one degree at the doctorate level in educational leadership. This school, which is 2.8 miles from the center of the city, is in San Bernardino, CA. It is a for-profit 4-year institution.

20. Trident University International

5665 Plaza Dr- 3rd Flr.
Cypress, CA 90630-5041
(800) 375-9878

Trident University International is in the suburbs of Cypress, California. Trident offers two educational leadership programs. Out of those, Trident offers students one master's level degree in educational leadership and one doctorate level educational leadership degree. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

21. Mills College

5000 MacArthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94613
(510) 430-2255

Mills College, which is near the center of the city, is in Oakland, CA. It offers three programs in educational leadership. Out of those, Mills offers one certificate in educational leadership to students, one master's level educational leadership degree, and one degree at the doctorate level in educational leadership. Overall, 1,589 students pursue degrees in 60 Mills programs. This liberal arts college is the tenth biggest institution in the state of California offering educational leadership in terms of programs.

22. California State University - San Bernardino

5500 University Pky
San Bernardino, CA 92407-2397
(909) 537-5000

California State University-San Bernardino offers one educational leadership program and this university is 5.3 miles from the heart of downtown. Cal State San Bernardino is a public, 4-year, research institution.

23. Concordia University - Irvine

1530 Concordia West
Irvine, CA 92612-3203
(949) 854-8002

Concordia University-Irvine offers one educational leadership program and this school is near the center of the city. This school is a 4-year institution.

24. Loyola Marymount University

One Lmu Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659
(310) 338-2700

Loyola Marymount University is located near Los Angeles, CA. It offers four educational leadership programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in educational leadership by this school, two educational leadership degrees at the master's level, and one educational leadership degree at the doctorate level. Overall, 9,223 students pursue degrees in 97 programs at this medium-sized school.

25. The University of Phoenix - Southern California

3100 Bristol Street- Suite 500
Costa Mesa, CA 92626-3099
(800) 888-1968

The University of Phoenix-Southern California offers two programs in educational leadership. Students are offered two educational leadership degrees at the master's level by Phoenix. Phoenix, which is near the center of the city, is in Costa Mesa, CA. Overall, 10,701 students pursue degrees in 49 programs at UPX.

26. Fielding Graduate University

2020 De La Vina St
Santa Barbra, CA 93105-3538
800-340-7099

Fielding Graduate University, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Santa Barbara, CA. This school offers two educational leadership programs. Of those, this school offers students one degree at the master's level in educational leadership and one degree at the doctorate level in educational leadership.

27. Holy Names University

3500 Mountain Blvd
Oakland, CA 94619-1699
(510) 436-1000

Holy Names University, which is 4.6 miles from the center of the city, is in Oakland, CA and it offers one educational leadership program. Overall, 1,164 students seek degrees in 61 Holy Names University programs. This school is the eighth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in educational leadership.

28. Argosy University - San Diego

1615 Murray Canyon Road- Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92108
(619) 321-3000

Argosy University-San Diego is near the center of the city. It offers three programs in educational leadership. Of those, students are offered two educational leadership degrees at the master's level by it and one doctorate level degree in educational leadership. 353 students seek degrees in 16 Argosy programs, overall. In terms of programs, this school is the seventh biggest institution in the state of California offering educational leadership.

29. The University of San Diego

5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110-2492
(619) 260-4600

The University of San Diego offers four educational leadership programs. Out of those, USD offers students three master's level educational leadership degrees and one degree at the doctorate level in educational leadership. This school is 4.3 miles from the center of the city. It is a 4-year institution.

30. Pepperdine University

24255 Pacific Coast Hwy
Malibu, CA 90263
(310) 506-4000

Pepperdine University offers three educational leadership programs. Of those, it offers one master's level educational leadership degree to students and two degrees at the doctorate level in educational leadership. This school is located in the suburbs of Malibu, California. Overall, 7,604 students pursue degrees in 79 programs at this mid-sized school.

31. The University of Phoenix - Bay Area

3590 N First St
San Jose, CA 95134-1805
(800) 266-2107

The University of Phoenix-Bay Area is a for-profit 4-year institution. UPX, which is 5.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in San Jose, CA. Phoenix is one of several campuses. It offers students two certificates, 33 bachelors level degrees, and ten degrees at the masters level. 2,217 students pursued degrees from the 41 programs at Phoenix in 2010. This small school offers subjects such as computer programming and finance. This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

32. The University of California - Berkeley

University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720
(510) 642-6000

The University of California-Berkeley is near the center of the city and it offers one educational leadership program. Overall, 35,833 students seek degrees in 259 UC Berkeley programs.

33. Chapman University

One University Dr.
Orange, CA 92866
(714) 997-6815

Chapman University offers one program in educational leadership and it is in the center of Orange. This medium-sized school is the sixth oldest institution in the state of California offering educational leadership programs.

34. National University

11255 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037-1011
(800) 628-8648

National University offers three educational leadership programs. Out of those, this school offers one certificate in educational leadership to students and two degrees at the master's level in educational leadership. This big school is in La Jolla, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is the fourth biggest institution in the state of California offering educational leadership.

35. Notre Dame de Namur University

1500 Ralston Ave
Belmont, CA 94002-1908
(650) 508-3500

Notre Dame de Namur University offers two programs in educational leadership. More specifically, this school offers students one educational leadership certificate and one degree at the master's level in educational leadership. This small school is located in the suburbs of Belmont, California. This school is a 4-year institution.

36. The University of California - Irvine

University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697
(949) 824-5011

The University of California-Irvine offers one educational leadership program and UC Irvine is near the center of the city. Overall, 26,994 students pursue degrees in 187 programs at this large university.

37. California State University - Fullerton

800 N State College Blvd
Fullerton, CA 92831-3599
(657) 278-2011

California State University-Fullerton is near the heart of downtown and it offers one program in educational leadership. It is a public 4-year institution. In terms of programs, CSU Fullerton is the ninth largest institution in the state of California offering educational leadership.

38. Fresno Pacific University

1717 S Chestnut Ave
Fresno, CA 93702-4709
(559) 453-2000

Fresno Pacific University is near the heart of downtown and it offers one program in educational leadership. Overall, 3,356 students pursue degrees in 86 programs at this school.

39. Point Loma Nazarene University

3900 Lomaland Dr
San Diego, CA 92106-2899
(619) 849-2200

Point Loma Nazarene University, which is near the center of the city, is in San Diego, CA. It offers two educational leadership programs. More specifically, PLNU offers students one certificate in educational leadership and one educational leadership degree at the master's level.

40. The University of California - Davis

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616-8678
(530) 752-1011

The University of California-Davis is located in the suburbs of Davis, California and UC Davis offers one educational leadership program. UCD is one of 11 institutions with a medical school in California.

41. The University of California - Santa Barbara

UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
(805) 893-8000

The University of California-Santa Barbara is located in the suburbs of Santa Barbara, California and this university offers one program in educational leadership. Overall, 22,218 students seek degrees in 159 UCSB programs.

42. California State University - East Bay

25800 Carlos Bee Blvd
Hayward, CA 94542
(510) 885-3000

California State University-East Bay, which is 1.2 miles from the center of the city, is in Hayward, CA and CSUEB offers one program in educational leadership. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution.

43. San Francisco State University

1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco, CA 94132
(415) 338-1111

San Francisco State University is near the center of the city and it offers one educational leadership program. Overall, 29,718 students pursue degrees in 138 programs at this university. SFSU is the ninth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in educational leadership.

44. Santa Clara University

500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
(408) 554-4000

Santa Clara University offers two educational leadership programs. Of those, this university offers one educational leadership certificate to students and one master's level degree in educational leadership. It is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown. SCU is one of 28 research universities in California.

45. California State University - Long Beach

1250 Bellflower Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90840-0115
(562) 985-4111

California State University-Long Beach is near the heart of downtown and Long Beach State offers one program in educational leadership. 33,416 students pursue degrees in 136 CSULB programs, overall.

46. The University of California - San Diego

9500 Gilman Dr
La Jolla, CA 92093
(858) 534-2230

The University of California-San Diego, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in La Jolla, CA and UCSD offers one program in educational leadership. Overall, 29,176 students pursue degrees in 205 programs at this university.

47. The University of Phoenix - Sacramento Valley

2860 Gateway Oaks Drive- Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95833-4334
(800) 266-2107

The University of Phoenix-Sacramento Valley is a for-profit 4-year institution. UPX, which is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Sacramento, CA. It is one of several campuses. Students are offered two certificates, 29 bachelors level degrees, and 15 degrees at the masters level by it. In 2010, 3,951 students sought degrees from the 40 programs at this school. It offers subjects such as computer programming, ESL, and accounting. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits Phoenix.

48. The University of California - Los Angeles

405 Hilgard Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1405
(310) 825-4321

The University of California-Los Angeles offers one educational leadership program. This university is one of 11 institutions with a medical school in California.

49. California Lutheran University

60 W Olsen Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360-2787
(805) 492-2411

California Lutheran University offers three educational leadership programs. More specifically, students are offered two master's level educational leadership degrees by CLU and one educational leadership degree at the doctorate level. This medium-sized school, which is 4.4 miles from the center of the city, is in Thousand Oaks, CA. This school is a 4-year institution.

50. San Diego State University

5500 Campanile Dr
San Diego, CA 92182
(619) 594-5200

San Diego State University is near the center of the city and it offers one program in educational leadership. Overall, 29,187 students pursue degrees in 150 programs at SDSU. This large university ranks eighth in terms of enrollment in the state of California.

51. The University of San Francisco

2130 Fulton St
San Francisco, CA 94117-1080
(415) 422-5555

The University of San Francisco offers two educational leadership programs. Out of those, USF offers students one master's level educational leadership degree and one educational leadership degree at the doctorate level. It is near the center of the city. It is a 4-year institution.

52. California State University - Northridge

18111 Nordhoff St
Northridge, CA 91330
(818) 677-1200

California State University-Northridge offers one educational leadership program and it is in the center of Northridge. This school is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.