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Human Resources Schools in California

There are 35 California schools offering human resources programs. 1,653 students graduated with degrees from California human resources schools in 2010. 776 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 504 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

1,475 students graduate from human resources programs in California, on average, per year. This accounts for 7% of students who schools in the United States graduate from human resources programs. Out of those, 288 students graduated with human resources certificates, 27 with a degree at the associate's level, 504 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 776 with a degree at the master's level, and 58 with a degree at the doctorate level.

35 human resources schools are in this western state. Of these, 29 schools are private, while six schools are public. Private human resources school tuition varies from $11,088 to $41,130, while tuitions at a public human resources school are $5,014.

Average tuition for human resources programs is $25,798. The lowest tuition in California, which is $5,014 each year, is at San Francisco State University, while the highest tuition for human resources programs, which is $41,130 every year, is at Pitzer College.

California human resources schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Human Resources Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

1,475 students graduate from human resources programs in California, on average, per year. This accounts for 7% of students who schools in the United States graduate from human resources programs. Out of those, 288 students graduated with human resources certificates, 27 with a degree at the associate's level, 504 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 776 with a degree at the master's level, and 58 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Human Resources Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 188
  • Certificate 2007: 203
  • Certificate 2008: 252
  • Certificate 2009: 292
  • Certificate 2010: 288
  • Associate 2006: 22
  • Associate 2007: 12
  • Associate 2008: 13
  • Associate 2009: 12
  • Associate 2010: 27
  • Bachelor 2006: 496
  • Bachelor 2007: 503
  • Bachelor 2008: 448
  • Bachelor 2009: 469
  • Bachelor 2010: 504
  • Master 2006: 638
  • Master 2007: 615
  • Master 2008: 537
  • Master 2009: 672
  • Master 2010: 776
  • Doctorate 2006: 29
  • Doctorate 2007: 63
  • Doctorate 2008: 48
  • Doctorate 2009: 68
  • Doctorate 2010: 58

Human Resources Program Availability in California

Schools in California offer a total of 65 programs in human resources. Of these programs, about 33% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Human Resources Program Availability in California

  • Certificate: 14
  • Associate: 7
  • Bachelor: 17
  • Master: 22
  • Doctorate: 5

Human Resources Managers — Salary by Percentile

Human Resources Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 71630
  • 25th Percentile: 87950
  • Median: 113850
  • 75th Percentile: 147340
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Human Resources Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Human Resources Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38550
  • 25th Percentile: 49540
  • Median: 65510
  • 75th Percentile: 85610
  • 90th Percentile: 109090

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping — Salary by Percentile

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28650
  • 25th Percentile: 34870
  • Median: 42130
  • 75th Percentile: 50710
  • 90th Percentile: 59350

Human Resources Managers — Employment Trend

Human Resources Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 102250
  • Median Salary 2007: 105860
  • Median Salary 2008: 111890
  • Median Salary 2009: 113250
  • Median Salary 2010: 113850
  • Total Employed 2006: 8070
  • Total Employed 2007: 8150
  • Total Employed 2008: 8340
  • Total Employed 2009: 8420
  • Total Employed 2010: 8510

Human Resources Specialists — Employment Trend

Human Resources Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 110910
  • Median Salary 2007: 113250
  • Median Salary 2008: 115440
  • Median Salary 2009: 117940
  • Median Salary 2010: 65510
  • Total Employed 2006: 44940
  • Total Employed 2007: 47530
  • Total Employed 2008: 47650
  • Total Employed 2009: 43550
  • Total Employed 2010: 43240

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping — Employment Trend

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38840
  • Median Salary 2007: 39400
  • Median Salary 2008: 40460
  • Median Salary 2009: 41920
  • Median Salary 2010: 42130
  • Total Employed 2006: 19060
  • Total Employed 2007: 20150
  • Total Employed 2008: 20540
  • Total Employed 2009: 20640
  • Total Employed 2010: 17950

California vs National Human Resources Employment

California vs National Human Resources Employment

  • Employed in California: 10.965% (69700)

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1. John F Kennedy University

100 Ellinwood Way
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-4817
(925) 969-3300

Founded in 1964, John F Kennedy University is a 4-year institution. This school is in the suburbs of Pleasant Hill, California. This school offers subjects such as clinical psychology, allied health, and art. Students are offered nine certificates, eight degrees at the bachelors level, 15 degrees at the masters level, and two doctoral level degrees by this very small school. In 2010, 1,530 students pursued degrees from the 21 programs at JFK University. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities.

2. 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 7.2 miles from the center of the city. This school offers two human resources programs. Of those, this school offers one certificate in human resources to students and one degree at the master's level in human resources. 5,491 students seek degrees in 40 programs at this mid-sized school, overall.

3. The University of La Verne

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

The University of La Verne is in the suburbs of La Verne, California and La Verne offers one program in human resources. Overall, 8,032 students pursue degrees in 63 programs at this medium-sized school. La Verne is the third oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in human resources.

4. Argosy University - Los Angeles

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

Argosy University-Los Angeles is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school is located in the suburbs of Los Angeles, California. It is one of several campuses. This very small school offers students one certificate, four bachelors level degrees, seven degrees at the masters level, and five doctoral level degrees. 555 students sought degrees from the 12 programs at this school in 2010. Argosy offers subjects including clinical psychology and allied health. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits Argosy.

5. Alliant International University

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

Alliant International University is located near San Diego, CA. This school offers two human resources programs. Of those, it offers one master's level human resources degree to students and one doctorate level human resources degree. It is a 4-year institution.

6. The Naval Postgraduate School

1 University Circle
Monterey, CA 93943
(831) 656-2511

The Naval Postgraduate School is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1909. NPS is located in the suburbs of Monterey, California. It offers students 15 certificates, two bachelors level degrees, 32 masters level degrees, and 16 doctoral level degrees. 2,824 students pursued degrees from the 37 programs at NPS in 2010. NPS offers subjects including information technology and mechanical engineering. NPS is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

7. 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 located in Stockton, CA and it offers one human resources program. This medium-sized school is one of 11 institutions with a medical school in California. It is the oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in human resources.

8. DeVry University - California

901 Corporate Ctr Dr
Pomona, CA 91768-2642
(909) 622-8866

DeVry University-California, which is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Pomona, CA and it offers one human resources program. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the ninth largest institution in the state of California offering human resources.

9. Simpson University

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

Simpson University offers two human resources programs. It offers students two degrees at the bachelor's level in human resources. This liberal arts college is in Redding, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This liberal arts college is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

10. 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 heart of downtown, is in Fresno, CA. It offers two programs in human resources. Of those, students are offered one human resources certificate by it and one human resources degree at the master's level.

11. 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 human resources programs. Out of those, it offers one bachelor's level degree in human resources to students and one master's level degree in human resources. This school is a 4-year institution. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of California offering human resources in terms of programs.

12. Laney College

900 Fallon St
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 834-5740

Laney College offers two programs in human resources. Of those, it offers students one human resources certificate and one degree at the associate's level in human resources. This college, which is near the center of the city, is in Oakland, CA. It is one of 98 community colleges in California. It ranks fifth in terms of enrollment in the state of California.

13. The Institute of Technology Inc

564 W Herndon
Clovis, CA 93612
(559) 297-4500

The Institute of Technology Inc is located in the suburbs of Clovis, California. It offers two human resources programs. Specifically, this school offers one human resources certificate to students and one associate's level human resources degree. In terms of programs, it is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering human resources.

14. Saybrook University

747 Front Street
San Francisco, CA 94111-1920
(415) 433-9200

Saybrook University, which is near the center of the city, is located in San Francisco, CA. It offers three human resources programs. More specifically, Saybrook offers students one certificate in human resources, one human resources degree at the master's level, and one degree at the doctorate level in human resources. It is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering human resources in terms of programs.

15. La Sierra University

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

La Sierra University offers two programs in human resources. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level human resources degree by LSU and one master's level degree in human resources. This school, which is 6.3 miles from the center of the city, is in Riverside, CA.

16. Pitzer College

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

Pitzer College offers one human resources program and it is in the suburbs of Claremont, California. This liberal arts college is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

17. Argosy University - Inland Empire

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

Argosy University-Inland Empire is a for-profit 4-year institution. Argosy, which is near the heart of downtown, is in San Bernardino, CA. It is one of several campuses. Students are offered one certificate, four bachelors level degrees, seven degrees at the masters level, and five degrees at the doctoral level by it. In 2010, 710 students pursued degrees from the 12 programs at this school. It offers subjects such as education, mental health, and healthcare. This school is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities.

18. The California Institute of Integral Studies

1453 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 575-6100

The California Institute of Integral Studies offers two human resources programs. More specifically, it offers one master's level degree in human resources to students and one doctorate level human resources degree. This school is in the center of San Francisco. Overall, 1,403 students pursue degrees in 15 programs at CIIS.

19. The Phillips Graduate Institute

5445 Balboa Blvd
Encino, CA 91316-1509
(818) 386-5600

The Phillips Graduate Institute offers one human resources program and Phillips, which is 1.7 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Encino, CA. Phillips is a 4-year institution. Phillips ranks fifth in terms of enrollment in the state of California.

20. The San Joaquin Valley College - Online

801 S. Akers St
Visalia, CA 93277-9528
(559) 734-7582

The San Joaquin Valley College-Online, which is near the center of the city, is in Visalia, CA. It offers two human resources programs. Out of those, it offers students one certificate in human resources and one degree at the associate's level in human resources. Overall, 665 students pursue degrees in nine San Joaquin Valley College-Online programs.

21. Ventura Adult and Continuing Education

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

Ventura Adult and Continuing Education offers one human resources program and this school is located in Ventura, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is a public institution.

22. Scripps College

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

Scripps College is located in the suburbs of Claremont, California and it offers one human resources program. Overall, 965 students seek degrees in 62 Scripps College programs.

23. Claremont Graduate University

150 E Tenth St
Claremont, CA 91711-6160
(909) 621-8000

Claremont Graduate University is in the suburbs of Claremont, California and this school offers one program in human resources. It is a 4-year institution.

24. The San Joaquin Valley College - Visalia

8400 W Mineral King Ave
Visalia, CA 93291-9283
(559) 651-2500

The San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia offers one human resources program and this school is located in Visalia, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This small school is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of California offering human resources programs.

25. Los Angeles Trade Technical College

400 W Washington Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90015-4181
(213) 763-7000

Los Angeles Trade Technical College offers two programs in human resources. More specifically, it offers students one human resources certificate and one associate's level degree in human resources. It is 1.9 miles from the center of the city. This school is one of 22 technical colleges in California. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of California offering human resources programs.

26. 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 three human resources programs. Specifically, it offers students one human resources certificate, one bachelor's level human resources degree, and one master's level human resources degree. This large school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Costa Mesa, CA. Overall, 10,701 students seek degrees in 49 programs at UPX. It is the third largest institution in the state of California offering human resources in terms of programs.

27. City College of San Francisco

50 Phelan Ave
San Francisco, CA 94112-1898
(415) 239-3000

Founded in 1935, City College of San Francisco is a public 2-year institution. This college, which is near the center of the city, is in San Francisco, CA. This college is the 11th biggest institution in the state of California. This college offers subjects including legal assisting, science, and allied health. This college offers 93 certificates and 61 degrees at the associates level to students. 32,966 students pursued degrees from the 93 programs at this college in 2010. This college is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

28. Fielding Graduate University

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

Fielding Graduate University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Santa Barbara, CA. It offers three programs in human resources. Of those, this school offers one human resources certificate to students, one degree at the master's level in human resources, and one degree at the doctorate level in human resources. It is a 4-year institution.

29. Holy Names University

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

Founded in 1868, Holy Names University is a 4-year institution. HNU, which is near the center of the city, is located in Oakland, CA. This school offers students ten certificates, 30 degrees at the bachelors level, and 21 masters level degrees. In 2010, 1,164 students pursued degrees from the 48 programs at HNU. HNU offers subjects such as biology and business writing. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits it.

30. Pepperdine University

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

Pepperdine University offers one program in human resources and it is in the suburbs of Malibu, California. It is the eighth largest institution in the state of California offering human resources.

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, which is near the center of the city, is in San Jose, CA and it offers one program in human resources. This small school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

32. Chapman University

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

Chapman University offers one program in human resources and this school is located in the center of Orange. This medium-sized school is a 4-year institution. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in human resources.

33. National University

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

National University offers three human resources programs. Specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level human resources degree by it and two human resources degrees at the master's level. It is in La Jolla, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of California offering human resources.

34. Fresno Pacific University

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

Fresno Pacific University offers two human resources programs. It offers students two bachelor's level degrees in human resources. It is 2.5 miles from the center of the city. FPU is a 4-year institution.

35. San Diego City College

1313 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101-4787
(619) 388-3400

San Diego City College is located in the center of San Diego. It offers two programs in human resources. More specifically, it offers one certificate in human resources to students and one associate's level degree in human resources. It is one of 98 community colleges in California. This community college is the second oldest institution in the state of California offering human resources programs.

36. San Jose City College

2100 Moorpark Ave
San Jose, CA 95128-2798
(408) 298-2181

San Jose City College is 2.5 miles from the center of the city. It offers two human resources programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in human resources by it and one human resources degree at the associate's level. It is one of 98 community colleges in California. This community college ranks sixth in terms of enrollment in the state of California.

37. San Francisco State University

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

San Francisco State University is 4.8 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in human resources. It is one of 28 research universities in California. It is the largest institution in the state of California offering human resources.

38. 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 and SCU offers one human resources program. Santa Clara is a 4-year research institution.

39. 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 it offers one human resources program. Overall, 3,951 students seek degrees in 46 programs at this school.

40. California Lutheran University

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

California Lutheran University, which is near the center of the city, is in Thousand Oaks, CA. It offers two programs in human resources. Of those, this school offers one bachelor's level human resources degree to students and one master's level human resources degree. In terms of programs, CLU is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering human resources.

41. The University of San Francisco

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

The University of San Francisco offers two human resources programs. Specifically, it offers one human resources degree at the bachelor's level to students and one human resources degree at the master's level. It is near the heart of downtown. In terms of programs, it is the ninth biggest institution in the state of California offering human resources.