California Education Administrators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Education Administrators in California

Fast Facts for Education Administrators in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Stockton, Modesto and Santa Cruz
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bakersfield, Santa Ana and San Diego
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Oakland, Santa Ana and Riverside

Salaries for Education Administrators in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Visalia, Bakersfield and Stockton

Schools for Education Administrators in California are listed below.

Selected Education Administration Training Schools in California

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Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Educational Leadership: Higher Education - MSEE (Master's), Educational Leadership: K-12 - MSEE (Master's)
  • Degrees: Master

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: M.Ed. Teaching & Learning: History, AA in Education (Non-Licensure), CERT: Preschool
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Certificate

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: International Education - Doctor of Philosophy in Education, Leadership in Higher Education - Master of Education, EdD - Learning Analytics in Higher Education, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master

Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

  • Programs: Educational Administration (EDD), M.Ed: Curriculum & Instruction: Leadership, Master Degree in Educational Leadership, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Superintendent Letter of Eligibility (Certification) - Online, Administrative Program for Principals (Certification) - Online, Administrative Program for Principals (Master of Education) - Online, more...
  • Degrees: Certificate, Master

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: Education Specialist in Educational Leadership, PhD in Educational Leadership
  • Degrees: Certificate, Doctorate

NU has been educating leaders since 1934 at our campus near Seattle. If you have a dream, we can help make it possible.

  • Programs: Master of Education - Teacher Leadership, Master of Education - Data Driven Instruction , Certificate in Ministry Leadership, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Certificate, Associate

Abilene Christian University is a national leader in Christian higher education and a place where students, faculty, staff and alumni make a real difference in the world.

  • Programs: Master of Education in Instructional Leadership - Conflict Resolution Track, Master of Education in Instructional Leadership, Master of Education in Instructional Leadership - Learning with Emerging Technologies, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate
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More California Education Administration Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alliant International University San Diego Doctorate 3,704
Butte College Oroville Associate 12,228
California State University-Channel Islands Camarillo Masters 3,599
California State University-East Bay Hayward Masters 13,124
California State University-Fresno Fresno Doctorate 22,383
California State University-Northridge Northridge Doctorate 35,446
California State University-San Bernardino San Bernardino Doctorate 17,066
Chapman University Orange Doctorate 6,022
Chapman University-University College Orange Masters 6,328
Concordia University Irvine Irvine Masters 2,392
Fielding Graduate University Santa Barbara Doctorate 1,595
Fresno Pacific University Fresno Masters 2,391
Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 8,977
Mills College Oakland Doctorate 1,446
Mount St Mary's College Los Angeles Doctorate 2,366
National University La Jolla Masters 26,363
Notre Dame de Namur University Belmont Masters 1,491
Pepperdine University Malibu Doctorate & First Professional 7,582
Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego Masters 3,480
Saint Marys College of California Moraga Doctorate 3,801
Santa Clara University Santa Clara Doctorate & First Professional 8,685
Simpson University Redding Masters 1,076
University of California-Berkeley Berkeley Doctorate & First Professional 34,940
University of California-Davis Davis Doctorate & First Professional 29,796
University of California-Irvine Irvine Doctorate & First Professional 26,483
University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 37,476
University of California-San Diego La Jolla Doctorate & First Professional 27,020
University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara Doctorate 21,410
University of La Verne La Verne Doctorate & First Professional 7,370
University of San Diego San Diego Doctorate 7,504
University of San Francisco San Francisco Doctorate & First Professional 8,714
University of Southern California Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 33,408
University of the Pacific Stockton Doctorate 6,235

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Education Administrators

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for California. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Education Administrators

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Education Administrators relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bakersfield 90 $92330 1.33
Fresno 180 $91730 2.3
Oxnard 80 $67980 1.11
Thousand Oaks 80 $67980 1.11
Ventura 80 $67980 1.11
Riverside 290 $91400 0.94
San Bernardino 290 $91400 0.94
Ontario 290 $91400 0.94
Sacramento 170 $99710 0.84
Roseville 170 $99710 0.84
Arden 170 $99710 0.84
Arcade 170 $99710 0.84
Salinas 50 $85860 1.3
San Diego 430 $108180 1.37
Carlsbad 430 $108180 1.37
Los Angeles 1490 $100560 1.14
Long Beach 1490 $100560 1.14
Anaheim 1490 $100560 1.14
Modesto 120 $86950 3.22
Santa Cruz 30 $46760 1.66
Watsonville 30 $46760 1.66
Santa Rosa 70 $89840 1.59
San Francisco 680 $78600 1.35
Oakland 680 $78600 1.35
Hayward 680 $78600 1.35
Stockton 140 $83880 2.69
Lodi 140 $83880 2.69
San Jose 170 $76760 0.71
Sunnyvale 170 $76760 0.71
Santa Clara 170 $76760 0.71
Vallejo 160 $49520 5.37
Fairfield 160 $49520 5.37
Visalia 40 $42950 1.22
Porterville 40 $42950 1.22
San Luis Obispo 0 $47590 0
Paso Robles 0 $47590 0
Arroyo Grande 0 $47590 0
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