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Elementary Education Schools in California

There are 24 California schools offering elementary education programs. In 2010, 1,472 students graduated from programs at California elementary education schools. 858 of all these students graduated with certificates and 427 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,194 students graduate from elementary education programs in this state each year. This accounts for 2% of elementary education students who US schools graduate. More specifically, 858 students graduated with certificates in elementary education, 187 with a bachelor's level degree, and 427 with a master's level degree.

24 elementary education schools are located in this state. And out of these, 24 schools are private. Private elementary education school tuition varies from $11,088 to $40,939.

Average tuition for elementary education programs is $28,765. While the lowest tuition in California is at National University, the highest tuition for programs in elementary education, which is $40,939 per year, is at Occidental College.

Elementary education schools in this state offer certificates, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Elementary Education Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,194 students graduate from elementary education programs in this state each year. This accounts for 2% of elementary education students who US schools graduate. More specifically, 858 students graduated with certificates in elementary education, 187 with a bachelor's level degree, and 427 with a master's level degree.

Elementary Education Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 545
  • Certificate 2007: 401
  • Certificate 2008: 223
  • Certificate 2009: 1124
  • Certificate 2010: 858
  • Bachelor 2006: 226
  • Bachelor 2007: 280
  • Bachelor 2008: 250
  • Bachelor 2009: 229
  • Bachelor 2010: 187
  • Master 2006: 563
  • Master 2007: 544
  • Master 2008: 444
  • Master 2009: 433
  • Master 2010: 427

Elementary Education Program Availability in California

Schools in this state offer a total of 27 programs in elementary education. Of these programs, approximately 51.9% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level.

Elementary Education Program Availability in California

  • Certificate: 7
  • Bachelor: 6
  • Master: 14

Career Trends

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38650
  • 25th Percentile: 47750
  • Median: 62320
  • 75th Percentile: 77540
  • 90th Percentile: 90070

Career Trends

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54160
  • Median Salary 2007: 57220
  • Median Salary 2008: 59850
  • Median Salary 2009: 60110
  • Median Salary 2010: 62320
  • Total Employed 2006: 185280
  • Total Employed 2007: 189860
  • Total Employed 2008: 190190
  • Total Employed 2009: 192770
  • Total Employed 2010: 176110

California vs National Elementary Education Employment

California vs National Elementary Education Employment

  • Employed in California: 11.854% (176110)

Elementary Education Schools in California

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1. Mount St Mary's College

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

Mount St Mary's College is located near Los Angeles, CA and this school offers one elementary education program. It is a 4-year institution. MSMC is the fifth biggest institution in the state of California offering elementary education in terms of programs.

2. 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 and it offers one elementary education program. It is the third oldest institution in the state of California offering elementary education programs.

3. 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 offers one program in elementary education and Phoenix is 7.2 miles from the heart of downtown. 5,491 students pursue degrees in 40 programs at this school, overall.

4. Alliant International University

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

Alliant International University is near San Diego, CA and it offers one program in elementary education. Alliant is the largest institution in the state of California offering elementary education in terms of programs.

5. The University of the Pacific

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

The University of the Pacific, which is 1.8 miles from the center of the city, is in Stockton, CA and Pacific offers one program in elementary education. This school is a 4-year institution. It is the oldest institution in the state of California offering elementary education programs.

6. Occidental College

1600 Campus Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90041-3392
(323) 259-2500

Occidental College, which is 5.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Los Angeles, CA and this school offers one elementary education program. 2,102 students seek degrees in 34 programs at Occidental, overall.

7. Pacific Oaks College

5 Westmoreland Pl
Pasadena, CA 91103-3565
(626) 397-1300

Pacific Oaks College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1959. This school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Pasadena, CA. It offers two certificates, one bachelors level degree, and three degrees at the masters level to students. 462 students sought degrees from the four programs at this school in 2010. This school offers subjects including allied health and education. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits this school.

8. 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, which is 7.7 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Fresno, CA and it offers one elementary education program. Overall, 2,554 students pursue degrees in 37 programs at Phoenix. This school is the ninth largest institution in the state of California offering elementary education in terms of programs.

9. Biola University

13800 Biola Ave
La Mirada, CA 90639-0001
(562) 903-6000

Biola University is located in the suburbs of La Mirada, California and Biola offers one elementary education program. It is a 4-year institution. It is the second oldest institution in the state of California offering elementary education programs.

10. Westmont College

955 La Paz Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93108-1089
(805) 565-6000

Westmont College is located in the suburbs of Santa Barbara, California and this school offers one program in elementary education. This liberal arts college is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the eighth biggest institution in the state of California offering elementary education.

11. Patten University

2433 Coolidge Ave
Oakland, CA 94601
(510) 261-8500x0

Patten University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Oakland, CA and it offers one elementary education program. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the sixth largest institution in the state of California offering elementary education in terms of programs.

12. Concordia University - Irvine

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

Concordia University-Irvine offers one program in elementary education and it is near the center of the city. This liberal arts college is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California. This school is the tenth largest institution in the state of California offering elementary education.

13. Loyola Marymount University

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

Loyola Marymount University offers one program in elementary education and it is near Los Angeles, CA. This school is a 4-year institution. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of California offering elementary education.

14. 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, which is 3.7 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Costa Mesa, CA. This school offers two elementary education programs. More specifically, this school offers one degree at the bachelor's level in elementary education to students and one master's level elementary education degree. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is the second largest institution in the state of California offering elementary education.

15. Holy Names University

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

Holy Names University, which is near the center of the city, is in Oakland, CA and this school offers one elementary education program. This school ranks sixth in terms of enrollment in the state of California.

16. William Jessup University

333 Sunset Blvd.
Rocklin, CA 95765-3707
(916) 577-2200

William Jessup University offers one program in elementary education and it is located in Rocklin, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the sixth biggest institution in the state of California offering elementary education.

17. The University of Phoenix - Bay Area

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

The University of Phoenix-Bay Area, which is 5.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in San Jose, CA and it offers one program in elementary education. Overall, 2,217 students seek degrees in 45 programs at Phoenix.

18. Chapman University

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

Chapman University is in the center of Orange and Chapman offers one elementary education program. It is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the second biggest institution in the state of California offering elementary education.

19. National University

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

National University, which is very close to La Jolla, California, is in a rural setting and it offers one elementary education program. Overall, 16,249 students pursue degrees in 93 National University programs. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of California offering elementary education programs.

20. Notre Dame de Namur University

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

Notre Dame de Namur University offers one elementary education program and it is located in the suburbs of Belmont, California. This school is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the fourth biggest institution in the state of California offering elementary education.

21. Fresno Pacific University

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

Fresno Pacific University is near the heart of downtown and FPU offers one elementary education program. Overall, 3,356 students seek degrees in 86 programs at this small school. In terms of programs, Fresno Pacific is the second largest institution in the state of California offering elementary education.

22. Santa Clara University

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

Santa Clara University is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in elementary education. Overall, 8,687 students seek degrees in 78 SCU programs. Santa Clara ranks second in terms of enrollment in the state of California.

23. 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 near the center of the city and this school offers one elementary education program. This medium-sized school is the eighth biggest institution in the state of California offering elementary education.

24. Stanford University

Stanford University 295 Galvez St
Stanford, CA 94305
(650) 723-2300

Stanford University is in the suburbs of Stanford, California and it offers one program in elementary education. It is one of 11 institutions with a medical school in California. In terms of programs, it is the eighth largest institution in the state of California offering elementary education.

25. The University of San Francisco

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

The University of San Francisco offers one elementary education program and it is 1.7 miles from the center of the city. This mid-sized school is a 4-year institution.

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