California Meeting and Convention Planners: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Meeting And Convention Planners in California

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Fast Facts for Meeting Planners in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Santa Cruz, San Francisco and San Luis Obispo
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fresno, Riverside and Oxnard
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: San Francisco, Santa Ana and San Diego

Salaries for Meeting Planners in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Francisco, Santa Rosa and Oakland

Schools for Meeting Planners in California are listed below.

Selected Meeting Planners Schools in California

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Argosy University
Alameda, Los Angeles, Ontario, Orange, San Diego

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Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Service Sector Management (MS)
  • Degrees: Master
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More California Meeting Planners Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alliant International University San Diego Doctorate 3,704
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona Pomona Masters 21,477
Chaffey College Rancho Cucamonga Associate 18,736
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 Redwoods Eureka Associate 6,025
Columbia College Sonora Sonora Associate 2,734
Cuesta College San Luis Obispo Associate 10,920
Cypress College Cypress Associate 13,592
Glendale Community College Glendale Glendale Associate 16,827
Grossmont College El Cajon Associate 17,359
Holy Names University Oakland Masters 1,114
Lake Tahoe Community College South Lake Tahoe Associate 2,576
Laney College Oakland Associate 11,745
Long Beach City College Long Beach Associate 25,536
Los Angeles Mission College Sylmar Associate 8,493
MiraCosta College Oceanside Associate 10,682
Mission College Santa Clara Associate 8,832
Monterey Peninsula College Monterey Associate 9,238
Mt San Antonio College Walnut Associate 29,842
Orange Coast College Costa Mesa Associate 24,424
Oxnard College Oxnard Associate 6,803
Pasadena City College Pasadena Associate 26,672
Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego Masters 3,480
Reedley College Reedley Associate 12,158
San Diego Mesa College San Diego Associate 21,437
San Diego State University San Diego Doctorate 35,695
San Francisco State University San Francisco Doctorate 30,125
San Jose State University San Jose Masters 31,906
Santa Barbara City College Santa Barbara Associate 21,632
Santa Rosa Junior College Santa Rosa Associate 25,626
Shasta College Redding Associate 9,102
University of San Francisco San Francisco Doctorate & First Professional 8,714
West Hills College-Lemoore Lemoore Associate 3,833
West Los Angeles College Culver City Associate 9,975

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Meeting Planners

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:
Meeting Planners

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Meeting Planners 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 0 $46900 0
Fresno 110 $41460 0.5
Chico 40 $35370 0.86
Oxnard 130 $43490 0.71
Thousand Oaks 130 $43490 0.71
Ventura 130 $43490 0.71
Riverside 650 $36520 0.78
San Bernardino 650 $36520 0.78
Ontario 650 $36520 0.78
Sacramento 450 $48310 0.82
Roseville 450 $48310 0.82
Arden 450 $48310 0.82
Arcade 450 $48310 0.82
Salinas 130 $52630 1.26
San Diego 1100 $45590 1.29
Carlsbad 1100 $45590 1.29
Los Angeles 4000 $53520 1.12
Long Beach 4000 $53520 1.12
Anaheim 4000 $53520 1.12
Modesto 120 $42470 1.11
Napa 120 $65380 2.7
Santa Cruz 50 $44710 0.8
Watsonville 50 $44710 0.8
Santa Maria 180 $53910 1.61
Santa Barbara 180 $53910 1.61
Santa Rosa 170 $48710 1.41
San Francisco 2130 $55470 1.54
Oakland 2130 $55470 1.54
Hayward 2130 $55470 1.54
Stockton 30 $42540 0.24
Lodi 30 $42540 0.24
San Jose 530 $60440 0.82
Sunnyvale 530 $60440 0.82
Santa Clara 530 $60440 0.82
San Luis Obispo 70 $40830 0.98
Paso Robles 70 $40830 0.98
Arroyo Grande 70 $40830 0.98
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