California Home Health Aide Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Home Health Aides in California

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Fast Facts for Home Health Aides in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Redding, Chico and Hanford
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Santa Cruz, San Francisco and San Jose
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Santa Ana, Oakland and Riverside

Salaries for Home Health Aides in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Napa, Visalia and San Jose

Schools for Home Health Aides in California are listed below.

Selected Home Health Aide Training Schools in California

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Intercoast Colleges
Carson, Rancho Cordova

Get your career started with Intercoast Colleges.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate
Unitek College
Fremont, Sacramento, San Jose

Unitek College™ is a privately held vocational school dedicated to helping you gain the skills needed to advance your career or begin a brand new career. 

  • Programs: Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Certificate
Orion College

Orion College is a post-secondary vocational school offering Associate Degree programs in Business Administration, Medical Assisting and Healthcare Management.. By utilizing online learning, students have the flexibility to continue their education from the convenience of their own home. Our virtual classrooms will enable students to attend classes and communicate with instructors and classmates. Students can complete some programs without leaving their current employment or sacrificing family time.

  • Programs: Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate

Since 1996, Southern California Health Institute has been dedicated and committed to helping students achieve their dreams by providing an exceptional education that enables them to become skilled and successful manual therapists.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant Program
  • Degrees: Certificate
Platt College
Alhambra, Anaheim, Ontario, Riverside

Turn your talents into a career at nationally recognized and accredited Platt College.

  • Programs: Certified Nurse Assistant, Medical Assisting, Respiratory Therapy
  • Degrees: Certificate, Associate, Bachelor
Mayfield College
Cathedral City

Give your career a boost with an education from Mayfield College.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate
Brightwood College
Bakersfield, Clovis, Riverside

About Brightwood College

Brightwood College offers accelerated programs that combine flexible schedules and professional instruction to create a rewarding learning experience for individuals focused on gaining the skills for specific careers. Brightwood College is owned and operated by Education Corporation of America.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma
National Career College
Panorama City

Choosing a school and a new career path can be a very overwhelming process.

  • Programs: Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate
San Joaquin Valley College
Bakersfield, Delano, Hanford, Hesperia, Lancaster, Madera, Ontario, Salida, Temecula, Visalia

San Joaquin Valley College - A Private Junior College.

  • Programs: Certificate - Medical Assistant, Degree - Medical Assistant, Degree - Respiratory Therapy
  • Degrees: Certificate, Associate
Institute of Technology
Clovis, Modesto

You can get started on a new career with Institute of Technology.

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at www.iot.edu/disclosure

  • Programs: Professional Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate
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More California Home Health Aide Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Allan Hancock College Santa Maria Associate 13,176
American River College Sacramento Associate 33,821
Antelope Valley College Lancaster Associate 13,312
Antelope Valley Medical College Lancaster Associate 834
Bakersfield College Bakersfield Associate 17,405
Barstow Community College Barstow Associate 2,906
Butte College Oroville Associate 12,228
Cerro Coso Community College Ridgecrest Associate 4,577
Chaffey College Rancho Cucamonga Associate 18,736
Citrus College Glendora Associate 11,467
City College of San Francisco San Francisco Associate 46,411
College of the Canyons Santa Clarita Associate 17,499
College of the Desert Palm Desert Associate 8,597
College of the Sequoias Visalia Associate 11,697
College of the Siskiyous Weed Associate 2,782
Contra Costa College San Pablo Associate 7,147
Copper Mountain Community College Joshua Tree Associate 1,673
Cuesta College San Luis Obispo Associate 10,920
Gavilan College Gilroy Associate 6,049
Imperial Valley College Imperial Associate 8,682
Lake Tahoe Community College South Lake Tahoe Associate 2,576
Long Beach City College Long Beach Associate 25,536
Los Angeles Harbor College Wilmington Associate 8,850
Merced College Merced Associate 10,890
Merritt College Oakland Associate 6,944
MiraCosta College Oceanside Associate 10,682
Mission College Santa Clara Associate 8,832
Modesto Junior College Modesto Associate 18,546
Mount Jacinto College San Jacinto Associate 14,197
Palo Verde College Blythe Associate 3,831
Pasadena City College Pasadena Associate 26,672
Reedley College Reedley Associate 12,158
Riverside Community College Riverside Associate 30,961
San Joaquin Delta College Stockton Associate 18,668
Santa Barbara City College Santa Barbara Associate 21,632
Santa Rosa Junior College Santa Rosa Associate 25,626
Shasta College Redding Associate 9,102
Sierra College Rocklin Associate 18,859
Solano Community College Fairfield Associate 11,163

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Home Health Aides

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:
Home Health Aides

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Home Health Aides 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 550 $23220 0.32
Fresno 630 $20190 0.31
Hanford 50 $20110 0.22
Corcoran 50 $20110 0.22
Chico 270 $19650 0.62
Oxnard 920 $23680 0.52
Thousand Oaks 920 $23680 0.52
Ventura 920 $23680 0.52
Redding 170 $22600 0.48
Riverside 1980 $23670 0.25
San Bernardino 1980 $23670 0.25
Ontario 1980 $23670 0.25
Sacramento 1570 $24610 0.3
Roseville 1570 $24610 0.3
Arden 1570 $24610 0.3
Arcade 1570 $24610 0.3
Salinas 210 $24320 0.22
San Diego 3550 $26000 0.44
Carlsbad 3550 $26000 0.44
Los Angeles 11530 $23070 0.34
Long Beach 11530 $23070 0.34
Anaheim 11530 $23070 0.34
Modesto 0 $26450 0
Napa 310 $25240 0.73
Santa Cruz 390 $23350 0.73
Watsonville 390 $23350 0.73
Santa Maria 620 $24980 0.58
Santa Barbara 620 $24980 0.58
Santa Rosa 0 $23110 0
San Francisco 4770 $25270 0.37
Oakland 4770 $25270 0.37
Hayward 4770 $25270 0.37
Stockton 0 $23370 0
Lodi 0 $23370 0
San Jose 1360 $24550 0.23
Sunnyvale 1360 $24550 0.23
Santa Clara 1360 $24550 0.23
Vallejo 630 $21040 0.85
Fairfield 630 $21040 0.85
Visalia 0 $21470 0
Porterville 0 $21470 0
San Luis Obispo 310 $27440 0.47
Paso Robles 310 $27440 0.47
Arroyo Grande 310 $27440 0.47
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