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Forensic Accounting Schools in California

There are 48 California schools offering forensic accounting programs. 2,137 students graduated with degrees from California forensic accounting schools in 2010. 1,319 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 491 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,934 students graduate from programs in California in forensic accounting every year. This accounts for 3% of students who US schools graduate from forensic accounting programs. Out of those, 286 students graduated with forensic accounting certificates, 41 with an associate's level degree, 1,319 with a bachelor's level degree, and 491 with a degree at the master's level.

48 forensic accounting schools are located in this western state. And out of these, while nine schools are public, 39 schools are private. Tuition at a public forensic accounting school varies from $4,848 to $6,480, while tuition at a private forensic accounting school varies from $10,134 to $40,230.

Average tuition for programs in forensic accounting is $21,827. The highest tuition for forensic accounting programs, which is $40,230 each year, is at Claremont McKenna College, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $4,848 per year, is at California State University-Los Angeles.

California schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in forensic accounting.

Forensic Accounting Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,934 students graduate from programs in California in forensic accounting every year. This accounts for 3% of students who US schools graduate from forensic accounting programs. Out of those, 286 students graduated with forensic accounting certificates, 41 with an associate's level degree, 1,319 with a bachelor's level degree, and 491 with a degree at the master's level.

Forensic Accounting Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 102
  • Certificate 2007: 127
  • Certificate 2008: 132
  • Certificate 2009: 171
  • Certificate 2010: 286
  • Associate 2006: 26
  • Associate 2007: 19
  • Associate 2008: 24
  • Associate 2009: 25
  • Associate 2010: 41
  • Bachelor 2006: 1151
  • Bachelor 2007: 1162
  • Bachelor 2008: 1249
  • Bachelor 2009: 939
  • Bachelor 2010: 1319
  • Master 2006: 333
  • Master 2007: 323
  • Master 2008: 327
  • Master 2009: 419
  • Master 2010: 491

Forensic Accounting Program Availability in California

California schools offer a total of 65 forensic accounting programs. Of these programs, about 49.2% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Forensic Accounting Program Availability in California

  • Certificate: 13
  • Associate: 4
  • Bachelor: 32
  • Master: 16

Accountants and Auditors — Salary by Percentile

Accountants and Auditors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43620
  • 25th Percentile: 53580
  • Median: 67910
  • 75th Percentile: 86860
  • 90th Percentile: 112150

Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 63890
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Accountants and Auditors — Employment Trend

Accountants and Auditors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57820
  • Median Salary 2007: 60580
  • Median Salary 2008: 64660
  • Median Salary 2009: 65810
  • Median Salary 2010: 67910
  • Total Employed 2006: 124560
  • Total Employed 2007: 131000
  • Total Employed 2008: 128550
  • Total Employed 2009: 119890
  • Total Employed 2010: 118550

Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts — Employment Trend

Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53790
  • Median Salary 2007: 53420
  • Median Salary 2008: 54390
  • Median Salary 2009: 58950
  • Median Salary 2010: 63890
  • Total Employed 2006: 14090
  • Total Employed 2007: 19110
  • Total Employed 2008: 22050
  • Total Employed 2009: 26140
  • Total Employed 2010: 27130

California vs National Forensic Accounting Employment

California vs National Forensic Accounting Employment

  • Employed in California: 11.872% (145680)

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1. CET - Gilroy

7800 Arroyo Cir
Gilroy, CA 95020
(408) 287-7924

CET-Gilroy offers one forensic accounting program and it is in Gilroy, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. 198 students pursue degrees in five CET-Gilroy programs, overall. This vocational school is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting in terms of programs.

2. Humphreys College - Stockton and Modestoes

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

Humphreys College-Stockton and Modestoes is 3.9 miles from the center of the city. It offers three programs in forensic accounting. Out of those, HC offers students one forensic accounting certificate, one associate's level forensic accounting degree, and one bachelor's level degree in forensic accounting. 900 students seek degrees in 28 programs at this school, overall.

3. Saint Marys College of California

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

Saint Marys College of California is located in the suburbs of Moraga, California and SMC offers one forensic accounting program. Overall, 3,917 students seek degrees in 78 programs at St. Marys. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting programs.

4. 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 near the heart of downtown. It offers two forensic accounting programs. Out of those, it offers students one bachelor's level degree in forensic accounting and one master's level forensic accounting degree. UOPX is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is the sixth largest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting in terms of programs.

5. California College - San Diego

2820 Camino Del Rio South- Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92108-3824
(619) 680-4430x1501

California College-San Diego offers one program in forensic accounting and this school is near the heart of downtown. 485 students seek degrees in ten programs at this school, overall. It is the third largest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting in terms of programs.

6. Claremont McKenna College

500 E 9th St
Claremont, CA 91711-6400
(909) 621-8000

Claremont McKenna College is in the suburbs of Claremont, California and this school offers one forensic accounting program. It is a 4-year institution.

7. The University of La Verne

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

The University of La Verne offers one forensic accounting program and it is in the suburbs of La Verne, California. 8,032 students seek degrees in 63 programs at La Verne, overall.

8. Empire College School of Business

3035 Cleveland Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95403-2126
(707) 546-4000

Empire College School of Business offers two forensic accounting programs. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in forensic accounting by it and one degree at the associate's level in forensic accounting. This school, which is near the center of the city, is in Santa Rosa, CA. It is a for-profit 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks eighth in the state of California.

9. The Cambridge Junior College - Yuba City

990-A Klamath Lane
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 674-9199

The Cambridge Junior College-Yuba City is near the center of the city and this school offers one program in forensic accounting. Overall, 201 students seek degrees in two Cambridge Junior College-Yuba City programs. It is the sixth largest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting.

10. MTI College

5221 Madison Ave
Sacramento, CA 95841-9817
(916) 339-1500

MTI College is located in the suburbs of Sacramento, California and this school offers one forensic accounting program. Overall, 630 students seek degrees in 16 MTI College programs. This small school is the fifth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in forensic accounting.

11. The Pomona Unified School District Adult and Career Education

1515 W Mission Blvd
Pomona, CA 91766-1233
(909) 469-2333

The Pomona Unified School District Adult and Career Education is near the center of the city and this school offers one program in forensic accounting. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

12. CET - San Bernardino

1430 Cooley Court
San Bernardino, CA 92408
(408) 287-7924

CET-San Bernardino offers one forensic accounting program and it is 2.6 miles from the center of the city. This school is one of 242 vocational schools in California. In terms of enrollment, it ranks ninth in the state of California.

13. Simpson University

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

Simpson University, which is very close to Redding, California, is in a rural area and Sompson offers one forensic accounting program. Overall, 1,216 students seek degrees in 35 programs at Sompson.

14. 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 near the center of the city, is in Fresno, CA and Phoenix offers one program in forensic accounting. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

15. The University of Redlands

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

The University of Redlands offers one forensic accounting program and this school is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown. 4,431 students seek degrees in 59 programs at this liberal arts college, overall.

16. Golden Gate University - San Francisco

536 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-2968
(415) 442-7800

Golden Gate University-San Francisco is 1.5 miles from the center of the city. It offers two programs in forensic accounting. Out of those, this school offers one forensic accounting degree at the bachelor's level to students and one master's level degree in forensic accounting. Overall, 3,778 students seek degrees in 27 programs at Golden Gate.

17. CET - El Centro

294 S 3rd St
El Centro, CA 92243
(408) 287-7924

CET-El Centro is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown and this school offers one program in forensic accounting. This vocational school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting programs.

18. Everest College - Ontario Metro

1819 South Excise Avenue
Ontario, CA 91761
(909) 484-4311

Everest College-Ontario Metro is located in Ontario, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in forensic accounting. Overall, 1,162 students seek degrees in seven Everest College-Ontario Metro programs. In terms of programs, this school is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting.

19. The Southern California Institute of Technology

222 S. Harbor Blvd.- Suite 200
Anaheim, CA 92805-3758
(714) 300-0300

The Southern California Institute of Technology offers two programs in forensic accounting. More specifically, SCIT offers students one forensic accounting certificate and one bachelor's level degree in forensic accounting. This school is in the center of Anaheim. Overall, 695 students seek degrees in 13 Southern California Institute of Technology programs.

20. Woodbury University

7500 Glenoaks Blvd
Burbank, CA 91510-7846
(818) 767-0888x220

Woodbury University, which is 2.6 miles from the center of the city, is in Burbank, CA and Woodbury offers one forensic accounting program. Overall, 1,628 students pursue degrees in 18 Woodbury University programs.

21. CET - Rancho Temecula

27941 Jefferson Avenue
Temecula, CA 92590
(408) 287-7924

CET-Rancho Temecula is in Temecula, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one program in forensic accounting. It is one of 242 vocational schools in California. In terms of programs, it is the fifth largest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting.

22. La Sierra University

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

La Sierra University offers two forensic accounting programs. Of those, LSU offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in forensic accounting and one forensic accounting degree at the master's level. La SIerra, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Riverside, CA. Overall, 2,096 students seek degrees in 66 La SIerra programs. In terms of programs, LSU is the second biggest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting.

23. Advanced College

13180 Paramount Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280
(562) 408-6969

Advanced College is located in the suburbs of South Gate, California and it offers one program in forensic accounting. This very small school is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is the largest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting in terms of programs.

24. Ventura Adult and Continuing Education

5200 Valentine Rd
Ventura, CA 93003-0000
(805) 289-1744x1108

Ventura Adult and Continuing Education is in Ventura, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one forensic accounting program. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

25. Pacific States University

3450 Wilshire Blvd. 5th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90010
(323) 731-2383

Pacific States University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Los Angeles, CA. This school offers three programs in forensic accounting. Of those, this school offers one forensic accounting certificate to students, one forensic accounting degree at the bachelor's level, and one degree at the master's level in forensic accounting. 196 students seek degrees in ten Pacific States University programs, overall. This school is the biggest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting in terms of programs.

26. Scripps College

1030 North Columbia Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-3905
(909) 621-8149

Founded in 1926, Scripps College is a 4-year institution. Scripps is located in the suburbs of Claremont, California. Students are offered two certificates and 60 degrees at the bachelors level by it. 965 students sought degrees from the 62 programs at this school in 2010. It offers subjects including acting, language, and science. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits it. This school is the only school which requires freshmen to live on campus in California.

27. California State University - San Bernardino

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

California State University-San Bernardino is near the heart of downtown and CSUSB offers one forensic accounting program. It is one of 28 research universities in California.

28. Azusa Pacific University

901 E Alosta
Azusa, CA 91702-7000
(626) 969-3434

Azusa Pacific University is in the suburbs of Azusa, California and it offers one program in forensic accounting. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in forensic accounting.

29. Loyola Marymount University

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

Loyola Marymount University is near Los Angeles, CA and it offers one forensic accounting program.

30. 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 near the heart of downtown, is in Costa Mesa, CA. UOPX offers two forensic accounting programs. Of those, Phoenix offers students one bachelor's level forensic accounting degree and one master's level forensic accounting degree. Overall, 10,701 students pursue degrees in 49 University of Phoenix-Southern California programs. Phoenix is the fifth largest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting in terms of programs.

31. Heald College - Concord

5130 Commercial Circle
Concord, CA 94520-0522
(925) 288-5800

Founded in 1975, Heald College-Concord is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is located in Concord, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This small school is one of several campuses. It offers subjects such as healthcare and construction management. It offers students 17 certificates and 20 degrees at the associates level. 1,775 students sought degrees from the 24 programs at this school in 2010. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges accredits this school.

32. The University of San Diego

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

The University of San Diego is 4.3 miles from the center of the city. USD offers two forensic accounting programs. Of those, students are offered one forensic accounting degree at the bachelor's level by it and one master's level degree in forensic accounting. It is a 4-year institution.

33. Pepperdine University

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

Pepperdine University offers one program in forensic accounting and it is in the suburbs of Malibu, California.

34. 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 near the center of the city, is in San Jose, CA. It offers two programs in forensic accounting. Specifically, UPX offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in forensic accounting and one master's level forensic accounting degree. UPX is a for-profit 4-year institution.

35. Chapman University

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

Chapman University offers one program in forensic accounting and Chapman is located in the center of Orange. Overall, 6,881 students seek degrees in 80 programs at this school. This medium-sized school is the sixth largest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting in terms of programs.

36. 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 located in a rural area and NU offers one program in forensic accounting. Overall, 16,249 students seek degrees in 93 National University programs. In terms of programs, this school is the seventh biggest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting.

37. California State University - Fullerton

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

California State University-Fullerton is 2.3 miles from the center of the city and CSU Fullerton offers one forensic accounting program. CSU Fullerton is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California. It is the second biggest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting.

38. Fresno Pacific University

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

Fresno Pacific University offers one forensic accounting program and Fresno Pacific is near the heart of downtown.

39. Point Loma Nazarene University

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

Point Loma Nazarene University, which is 5.5 miles from the center of the city, is in San Diego, CA and this school offers one program in forensic accounting.

40. San Jose State University

1 Washington Sq
San Jose, CA 95192-0001
(408) 924-1000

San Jose State University offers one forensic accounting program and this university is near the center of the city. It is one of 28 research universities in California. This university is the fourth biggest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting.

41. Santa Clara University

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

Santa Clara University is 1.0 miles from the center of the city. It offers two programs in forensic accounting. Of those, SCU offers one forensic accounting certificate to students and one bachelor's level forensic accounting degree. It is one of 28 research universities in California. This university is the oldest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting programs.

42. California Baptist University

8432 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92504-3297
(951) 689-5771

California Baptist University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Riverside, CA and CBU offers one program in forensic accounting. In terms of programs, this school is the second biggest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting.

43. 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 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in forensic accounting. Out of those, it offers students one bachelor's level degree in forensic accounting and one degree at the master's level in forensic accounting.

44. The Vanguard University of Southern California

55 Fair Dr
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 556-3610

The Vanguard University of Southern California offers one forensic accounting program and VU, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Costa Mesa, CA. Vanguard is a 4-year institution.

45. California Lutheran University

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

California Lutheran University offers one program in forensic accounting and CLU, which is 4.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Thousand Oaks, CA.

46. California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo

One Grand Ave
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407
(805) 756-1111

California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo is located in the suburbs of San Luis Obispo, California and this university offers one forensic accounting program. 18,360 students seek degrees in 90 programs at Cal Poly, overall. In terms of enrollment, Cal Poly ranks sixth in the state of California.

47. San Diego State University

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

San Diego State University is 6.4 miles from the center of the city. It offers two programs in forensic accounting. Out of those, this big university offers one degree at the bachelor's level in forensic accounting to students and one master's level degree in forensic accounting. 29,187 students pursue degrees in 150 San Diego State University programs, overall. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting.

48. The University of San Francisco

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

The University of San Francisco is 1.7 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one forensic accounting program. It is a 4-year institution.

49. California State University - Northridge

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

California State University-Northridge is in the center of Northridge and this school offers one program in forensic accounting. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California. This school is the second biggest institution in the state of California offering forensic accounting.

50. California State University - Los Angeles

5151 State University Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90032
(323) 343-3000

California State University-Los Angeles is near the center of the city and CSLA offers one program in forensic accounting. CSLA is a public, 4-year, research institution. It ranks fifth in terms of enrollment in the state of California.