California Postsecondary Administrators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Postsecondary Administrators in California

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Fast Facts for Postsecondary Administrators in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: San Diego, Sacramento and Santa Barbara
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Santa Rosa, Oxnard and Salinas
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: San Diego, Sacramento and Oakland

Salaries for Postsecondary Administrators in California

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

Schools for Postsecondary Administrators in California are listed below.

Selected Postsecondary Administration Schools in California

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

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  • Degrees: Master, Certificate, Associate

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)
  • Degrees: Master, Associate

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  • Programs: M.S. in Education in Childhood Special Education
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More California Postsecondary Administration Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alliant International University San Diego Doctorate 3,704
University of Southern California Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 33,408

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Postsecondary 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:
Postsecondary Administrators

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Postsecondary 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 140 $109900 0.48
Fresno 300 $98300 0.9
Chico 150 $87920 2.05
Oxnard 310 $95860 1.06
Thousand Oaks 310 $95860 1.06
Ventura 310 $95860 1.06
Riverside 850 $111100 0.66
San Bernardino 850 $111100 0.66
Ontario 850 $111100 0.66
Sacramento 690 $118950 0.8
Roseville 690 $118950 0.8
Arden 690 $118950 0.8
Arcade 690 $118950 0.8
Salinas 160 $98660 1
San Diego 1790 $97620 1.35
Carlsbad 1790 $97620 1.35
Los Angeles 4990 $101460 0.9
Long Beach 4990 $101460 0.9
Anaheim 4990 $101460 0.9
Napa 40 $87280 0.59
Santa Maria 0 $107330 0
Santa Barbara 0 $107330 0
Santa Rosa 170 $96830 0.9
San Francisco 1970 $103300 0.91
Oakland 1970 $103300 0.91
Hayward 1970 $103300 0.91
San Jose 1270 $107830 1.28
Sunnyvale 1270 $107830 1.28
Santa Clara 1270 $107830 1.28
Vallejo 190 $98860 1.58
Fairfield 190 $98860 1.58
Visalia 30 $111020 0.23
Porterville 30 $111020 0.23
San Luis Obispo 220 $102470 2.05
Paso Robles 220 $102470 2.05
Arroyo Grande 220 $102470 2.05
Merced 90 $124590 1.37
Modesto 120 $94010 0.75
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