California Kindergarten Teachers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Kindergarten Teachers in California

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Fast Facts for Kindergarten Teachers in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Merced, Madera and Yuba City
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Napa, San Diego and Santa Ana
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Riverside, Santa Ana and San Jose

Salaries for Kindergarten Teachers in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Yuba City, Fresno and San Luis Obispo

Schools for Kindergarten Teachers in California are listed below.

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

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

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  • Programs: AA/Early Childhood Education, MA/Education - Child Development, MA/Education - Early Childhood Education, more...
  • Degrees: Associate, Master, Bachelor

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 with Preliminary Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, B.A. Early Childhood Education with Dual Credential, B.A. Early Childhood Education , more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

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

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More California Kindergarten 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
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 Kindergarten 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:
Kindergarten Teachers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Kindergarten 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 470 $67700 1.4
Fresno 480 $63490 1.24
Hanford 100 $64640 2.13
Corcoran 100 $64640 2.13
Chico 80 $46020 0.98
El Centro 150 $66430 2.37
Oxnard 460 $67530 1.37
Thousand Oaks 460 $67530 1.37
Ventura 460 $67530 1.37
Riverside 2330 $69270 1.55
San Bernardino 2330 $69270 1.55
Ontario 2330 $69270 1.55
Sacramento 1440 $61460 1.43
Roseville 1440 $61460 1.43
Arden 1440 $61460 1.43
Arcade 1440 $61460 1.43
Salinas 280 $59940 1.51
San Diego 1020 $59080 0.66
Carlsbad 1020 $59080 0.66
Los Angeles 4930 $62170 0.76
Long Beach 4930 $62170 0.76
Anaheim 4930 $62170 0.76
Madera 0 $68550 0
Merced 230 $60720 3.13
Modesto 330 $70390 1.71
Santa Cruz 0 $62550 0
Watsonville 0 $62550 0
Santa Maria 320 $69740 1.55
Santa Barbara 320 $69740 1.55
Santa Rosa 0 $66660 0
San Francisco 2220 $61030 0.88
Oakland 2220 $61030 0.88
Hayward 2220 $61030 0.88
Stockton 560 $67260 2.24
Lodi 560 $67260 2.24
San Jose 1000 $66080 0.86
Sunnyvale 1000 $66080 0.86
Santa Clara 1000 $66080 0.86
Vallejo 0 $59090 0
Fairfield 0 $59090 0
Visalia 490 $65620 3.02
Porterville 490 $65620 3.02
Yuba City 110 $68180 2.49
San Luis Obispo 150 $72510 1.22
Paso Robles 150 $72510 1.22
Arroyo Grande 150 $72510 1.22
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