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Project Management Schools in California

There are 28 schools in the state of California offering project management programs. In 2010, 1,860 students graduated with degrees from California project management schools. 858 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 567 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,750 students graduate from programs in California in project management each year. This accounts for approximately 13% of project management students who US schools graduate. Specifically, 102 students graduated with project management certificates, 858 with an associate's level degree, 567 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 333 with a master's level degree.

28 project management schools are located in this state. Of these, while seven schools are public, 21 schools are private. While tuition at a public project management school varies from $4,848 to $10,940, private project management school tuition varies from $11,088 to $40,172.

Average tuition for project management programs is $16,646. The highest tuition for project management programs, which is $40,172 per year, is at Stanford University, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $4,848 each year, is at California State University-Fresno.

California project management schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Project Management Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,750 students graduate from programs in California in project management each year. This accounts for approximately 13% of project management students who US schools graduate. Specifically, 102 students graduated with project management certificates, 858 with an associate's level degree, 567 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 333 with a master's level degree.

Project Management Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 27
  • Certificate 2007: 28
  • Certificate 2008: 19
  • Certificate 2009: 35
  • Certificate 2010: 102
  • Associate 2006: 902
  • Associate 2007: 556
  • Associate 2008: 688
  • Associate 2009: 764
  • Associate 2010: 858
  • Bachelor 2006: 579
  • Bachelor 2007: 613
  • Bachelor 2008: 600
  • Bachelor 2009: 597
  • Bachelor 2010: 567
  • Master 2006: 302
  • Master 2007: 307
  • Master 2008: 334
  • Master 2009: 370
  • Master 2010: 333

Project Management Program Availability in California

Schools in this state offer a total of 43 project management programs. Of these programs, around 30.2% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the bachelors level.

Project Management Program Availability in California

  • Certificate: 13
  • Associate: 10
  • Bachelor: 9
  • Master: 11

Construction Managers — Salary by Percentile

Construction Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 67340
  • 25th Percentile: 82860
  • Median: 103130
  • 75th Percentile: 130340
  • 90th Percentile: 164860

Managers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Managers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61490
  • 25th Percentile: 83950
  • Median: 113390
  • 75th Percentile: 148560
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Information Technology Project Managers — Salary by Percentile

Information Technology Project Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42130
  • 25th Percentile: 59680
  • Median: 82330
  • 75th Percentile: 105820
  • 90th Percentile: 128520

Management Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Management Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48070
  • 25th Percentile: 63390
  • Median: 82630
  • 75th Percentile: 110990
  • 90th Percentile: 144020

Administrative Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

Administrative Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47240
  • 25th Percentile: 64110
  • Median: 86070
  • 75th Percentile: 112140
  • 90th Percentile: 143250

Construction Managers — Employment Trend

Construction Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 87890
  • Median Salary 2007: 95230
  • Median Salary 2008: 100160
  • Median Salary 2009: 103740
  • Median Salary 2010: 103130
  • Total Employed 2006: 20310
  • Total Employed 2007: 21890
  • Total Employed 2008: 21750
  • Total Employed 2009: 20850
  • Total Employed 2010: 19270

Managers, All Other — Employment Trend

Managers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 94870
  • Median Salary 2007: 98290
  • Median Salary 2008: 103280
  • Median Salary 2009: 108470
  • Median Salary 2010: 113390
  • Total Employed 2006: 39660
  • Total Employed 2007: 49470
  • Total Employed 2008: 48530
  • Total Employed 2009: 47990
  • Total Employed 2010: 38170

Administrative Services Managers — Employment Trend

Administrative Services Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 77880
  • Median Salary 2007: 79910
  • Median Salary 2008: 81590
  • Median Salary 2009: 82830
  • Median Salary 2010: 86070
  • Total Employed 2006: 25120
  • Total Employed 2007: 26780
  • Total Employed 2008: 27480
  • Total Employed 2009: 27190
  • Total Employed 2010: 27790

Information Technology Project Managers — Employment Trend

Information Technology Project Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70080
  • Median Salary 2007: 73050
  • Median Salary 2008: 77360
  • Median Salary 2009: 78070
  • Median Salary 2010: 82330
  • Total Employed 2006: 29400
  • Total Employed 2007: 29970
  • Total Employed 2008: 30300
  • Total Employed 2009: 30840
  • Total Employed 2010: 24150

Management Analysts — Employment Trend

Management Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71320
  • Median Salary 2007: 74020
  • Median Salary 2008: 77890
  • Median Salary 2009: 77970
  • Median Salary 2010: 82630
  • Total Employed 2006: 63700
  • Total Employed 2007: 65200
  • Total Employed 2008: 71320
  • Total Employed 2009: 73140
  • Total Employed 2010: 68450

California vs National Project Management Employment

California vs National Project Management Employment

  • Employed in California: 11.902% (177830)

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1. California State University - Fresno

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

California State University-Fresno is near the center of the city. Fresno State offers two project management programs. Specifically, it offers one bachelor's level project management degree to students and one project management degree at the master's level. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. FSU is the ninth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in project management.

2. Heald College - Stockton

1605 E March Ln
Stockton, CA 95210
(209) 473-5200

Heald College-Stockton offers two programs in project management. Of those, it offers one project management certificate to students and one project management degree at the associate's level. It is 3.1 miles from the center of the city. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of California offering project management.

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 project management program and Phoenix is 7.2 miles from the center of the city. Overall, 5,491 students pursue degrees in 40 programs at UPX. It is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering project management.

4. 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.

5. Heald College - Rancho Cordova

2910 Prospect Park Dr
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 414-2700x2746

Heald College-Rancho Cordova offers two project management programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in project management by this school and one degree at the associate's level in project management. This small school is located in Rancho Cordova, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting.

6. DeVry University - California

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

DeVry University-California offers two programs in project management. Out of those, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in project management by this school and one degree at the master's level in project management. DeVry, which is 3.0 miles from the center of the city, is located in Pomona, CA. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the third largest institution in the state of California offering project management.

7. Heald College - Roseville

Seven Sierra Gate Plz
Roseville, CA 95678
(916) 789-8600

Heald College-Roseville is 1.3 miles from the center of the city and it offers one project management program. Overall, 1,413 students pursue degrees in 13 programs at this small school. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in project management.

8. Heald College - Modesto

5260 Pirrone Ct
Salida, CA 95367
(209) 416-3700

Heald College-Modesto is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Salida, California. This school is one of several campuses. It offers eight degrees at the associates level to students. In 2010, 287 students sought degrees from the eight programs at this school. It offers subjects such as business, medical assisting, and business administration.

9. Heald College - Fresno

255 W Bullard
Fresno, CA 93704
(209) 438-4222

Heald College-Fresno offers two project management programs. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in project management by it and one degree at the associate's level in project management. This small school is near the heart of downtown. This school is the sixth biggest institution in the state of California offering project management.

10. The Golf Academy of America - Carlsbad

1950 Camino Vida Roble- Ste. 125
Carlsbad, CA 92008
(800) 342-7342

The Golf Academy of America-Carlsbad is in Carlsbad, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one program in project management. Overall, 329 students pursue degrees in one Golf Academy of America-Carlsbad program. This vocational school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in project management.

11. Heald College - San Jose

341 Great Mall Pky
Milpitas, CA 95035-8008
(408) 934-4900

Heald College-San Jose offers two programs in project management. More specifically, it offers students one certificate in project management and one project management degree at the associate's level. This school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Milpitas, CA. Overall, 1,680 students seek degrees in 18 Heald College-San Jose programs. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in project management.

12. The Dominican University of California

50 Acacia Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901-2298
(415) 457-4440

The Dominican University of California, which is near the heart of downtown, is in San Rafael, CA. It offers two project management programs. Of those, it offers students one bachelor's level degree in project management and one project management degree at the master's level. This school is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

13. Heald College - Hayward

25500 Industrial Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94545
(510) 783-2100

Heald College-Hayward offers two project management programs. Specifically, this school offers one project management certificate to students and one associate's level degree in project management. It is in Hayward, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 2,073 students pursue degrees in 20 Heald College-Hayward programs. This school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of California offering project management programs.

14. Heald College - Salinas

1450 N Main St
Salinas, CA 93906
(831) 443-1700

Heald College-Salinas is 2.0 miles from the center of the city. It offers two programs in project management. Of those, it offers one certificate in project management to students and one degree at the associate's level in project management. Overall, 1,479 students pursue degrees in 15 programs at this small school. This school is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering project management in terms of programs.

15. Ventura Adult and Continuing Education

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

Ventura Adult and Continuing Education is a public institution. This school is located in Ventura, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school offers subjects including advertising and human resources. Students are offered 24 certificates by it. 138 students sought degrees from the 24 programs at this school in 2010. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

16. The Diversified Language Institute

1670 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90017
(213) 413-6808

The Diversified Language Institute, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Los Angeles, CA and this school offers one project management program. It is one of 242 vocational schools in California. It is the largest institution in the state of California offering project management in terms of programs.

17. Heald College - San Francisco

350 Mission St
San Francisco, CA 94105
(415) 808-3000

Heald College-San Francisco is 1.7 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in project management. Of those, this school offers one project management certificate to students and one associate's level degree in project management. Overall, 1,541 students seek degrees in 20 programs at this school. This school is the tenth biggest institution in the state of California offering project management.

18. 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 located in Costa Mesa, CA and this school offers one project management program. Overall, 10,701 students seek degrees in 49 University of Phoenix-Southern California programs.

19. Heald College - Concord

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

Heald College-Concord offers two programs in project management. Of those, it offers students one project management certificate and one degree at the associate's level in project management. It is located in Concord, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution. This school is the ninth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in project management.

20. The University of San Diego

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

The University of San Diego offers one program in project management and this school is 4.3 miles from the center of the city. This school is a 4-year institution. This school is the ninth largest institution in the state of California offering project management.

21. The University of Phoenix - Bay Area

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

The University of Phoenix-Bay Area offers one project management program and UOPX, which is near the center of the city, is located in San Jose, CA. Overall, 2,217 students pursue degrees in 45 programs at UOPX. Phoenix is the fifth biggest institution in the state of California offering project management.

22. The University of California - Berkeley

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

The University of California-Berkeley is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in project management. Overall, 35,833 students seek degrees in 259 programs at Berkeley. This university is the third oldest institution in the state of California offering project management programs.

23. National University

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

National University offers one project management program and it is in La Jolla, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 16,249 students pursue degrees in 93 National University programs. In terms of programs, it is the sixth biggest institution in the state of California offering project management.

24. California State University - Chico

First and Normal Sts
Chico, CA 95929-0150
(530) 898-6116

California State University-Chico is 0.5 miles from the center of the city and it offers one project management program. Cal State-Chico is a public 4-year institution. This big school is the second oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in project management.

25. Fresno Pacific University

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

Fresno Pacific University is near the heart of downtown. This school offers two programs in project management. More specifically, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in project management by it and one master's level degree in project management. In terms of programs, this school is the fifth largest institution in the state of California offering project management.

26. San Jose State University

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

San Jose State University offers two project management programs. Out of those, it offers students one project management degree at the bachelor's level and one degree at the master's level in project management. It is 0.8 miles from the center of the city. San Jose State is one of 28 research universities in California. In terms of programs, it is the sixth largest institution in the state of California offering project management.

27. 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 SF State offers one program in project management. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the largest institution in the state of California offering project management.

28. Stanford University

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

Stanford University is in the suburbs of Stanford, California and this university offers one program in project management. Stanford is one of 11 institutions with a medical school in California. This university is the fifth oldest institution in the state of California offering project management programs.

29. 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. Cal Poly offers two programs in project management. More specifically, this research university offers one project management degree at the bachelor's level to students and one master's level project management degree. Cal Poly is one of 28 research universities in California. This university is the biggest institution in the state of California offering project management in terms of programs.

30. 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 this school offers one program in project management. It is a 4-year institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks eighth in the state of California.

31. 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 this university offers one program in project management. 20,142 students seek degrees in 104 Cal State L.A. programs, overall. In terms of enrollment, it ranks fourth in the state of California.

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