California Elementary Education Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Elementary School Teachers in California

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Fast Facts for Elementary School Teachers in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Merced, Hanford and Madera
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: San Francisco, Santa Ana and Santa Barbara
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Riverside, San Diego and Oakland

Salaries for Elementary School Teachers in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Yuba City, Fresno and Santa Ana

Schools for Elementary School Teachers in California are listed below.

Selected Elementary School Teacher Training Schools in California

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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: MA in Teaching - Elementary Education, M.Ed. Teaching and Learning - Elementary Education , M.Ed. - Program Specialist in Early Childhood Specialist, more...
  • Degrees: Master

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: Elementary Mathematics - Additional Endorsement - Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Early Childhood Education - EdS, Early Childhood Education - Doctor of Education, Early Childhood Education - PhD in Education, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate

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: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Curriculum & Instruction: Early Childhood Education, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Social Studies, M.Ed. in Career and Technical Education, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Pursue your education at Pacific Oaks College.

  • Programs: B.A. Early Childhood Education , B.A. Early Childhood Education with Dual Credential, M.A. Early Childhood Education, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Instructional Design & Technology
  • Degrees: Master

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 in Ministry, Bachelor of Arts in Ministry Leadership, Master of Education - Data Driven Instruction , more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Associate, Certificate
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More California Elementary School Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alliant International University San Diego Doctorate 3,704
Bethany University Scotts Valley Masters 537
Biola University La Mirada Doctorate & First Professional 5,830
Chapman University Orange Doctorate 6,022
Chapman University-University College Orange Masters 6,328
Claremont Graduate University Claremont Doctorate 2,127
Concordia University Irvine Irvine Masters 2,392
Dominican University of California San Rafael Masters 2,125
Fresno Pacific University Fresno Masters 2,391
Holy Names University Oakland Masters 1,114
Hope International University Fullerton Masters 974
John F Kennedy University Pleasant Hill Doctorate 1,565
Loma Linda University Loma Linda Doctorate & First Professional 4,022
Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 8,977
Mills College Oakland Doctorate 1,446
National University La Jolla Masters 26,363
Notre Dame de Namur University Belmont Masters 1,491
Occidental College Los Angeles Masters 1,877
Pacific Oaks College Pasadena Masters 1,064
Pacific Union College Angwin Masters 1,363
Patten University Oakland Masters 758
Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego Masters 3,480
Santa Clara University Santa Clara Doctorate & First Professional 8,685
The National Hispanic University San Jose Bachelor 551
University of California-Davis Davis Doctorate & First Professional 29,796
University of California-Irvine Irvine Doctorate & First Professional 26,483
University of La Verne La Verne Doctorate & First Professional 7,370
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
Westmont College Santa Barbara Bachelor 1,337
William Jessup University Rocklin Bachelor 515

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Elementary School Teachers

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:
Elementary School Teachers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Elementary School Teachers 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 4170 $63500 1.41
Fresno 3650 $75350 1.07
Hanford 780 $72390 1.98
Corcoran 780 $72390 1.98
Chico 0 $65980 0
El Centro 1200 $72150 2.17
Oxnard 3150 $72440 1.06
Thousand Oaks 3150 $72440 1.06
Ventura 3150 $72440 1.06
Redding 900 $72370 1.53
Riverside 16690 $77400 1.27
San Bernardino 16690 $77400 1.27
Ontario 16690 $77400 1.27
Sacramento 7280 $70560 0.83
Roseville 7280 $70560 0.83
Arden 7280 $70560 0.83
Arcade 7280 $70560 0.83
Salinas 2420 $70830 1.5
San Diego 8960 $70310 0.66
Carlsbad 8960 $70310 0.66
Los Angeles 41350 $75070 0.73
Long Beach 41350 $75070 0.73
Anaheim 41350 $75070 0.73
Madera 560 $69610 1.42
Merced 1430 $74090 2.24
Modesto 2120 $80460 1.28
Napa 760 $71400 1.09
Santa Cruz 880 $67670 0.98
Watsonville 880 $67670 0.98
Santa Maria 2060 $74090 1.13
Santa Barbara 2060 $74090 1.13
Santa Rosa 2050 $62840 1.09
San Francisco 17730 $72050 0.81
Oakland 17730 $72050 0.81
Hayward 17730 $72050 0.81
Stockton 2640 $68950 1.2
Lodi 2640 $68950 1.2
San Jose 7470 $74990 0.74
Sunnyvale 7470 $74990 0.74
Santa Clara 7470 $74990 0.74
Vallejo 2350 $68670 1.88
Fairfield 2350 $68670 1.88
Visalia 2090 $69250 1.48
Porterville 2090 $69250 1.48
Yuba City 990 $69320 2.57
San Luis Obispo 960 $72640 0.86
Paso Robles 960 $72640 0.86
Arroyo Grande 960 $72640 0.86
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