Palm Desert, CA (population: 52,240) has two adult education schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Phoenix-Southern California Campus, the highest ranked school in this group with an adult education program, has a total student population of 11,658. It is the 5712th highest ranked school in the USA and the 544th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles). To learn more about adult education programs in Palm Desert, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of adult education professors at University of Phoenix such as Chris Capretta.
Adult Education students from Palm Desert schools who go on to become adult education teachers, economics professors, teachers, educators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Education administrators make on average $95,340 per year and there are about 105,900 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario area alone, there are 600 employed education administrators earning an average salary of $100,220. Education teachers in this area earn $93,090/yr and there are 300 employed.
Palm Desert lies in Riverside county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario area has 1,197,590 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $41,840 average annual salary. Thus, about 0 out of every 1000 jobs in Palm Desert are held by education teachers, and 1/1000 are held by education administrators.
Of the 2 adult education schools with a 100-mile radius of Palm Desert, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Southern California Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,492/yr) for adult education students, with University of Phoenix-San Diego Campus as the lowest, reported at only $26,185/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Palm Desert|
|Cathedral City||CA||53,114||0||-||0||8.3 miles|
|Joshua Tree||CA||-||1||9.13844||48||28.3 miles|
|Lake Elsinore||CA||56,703||0||-||0||54.3 miles|
|San Bernardino||CA||199,314||10||20.0516||225||59.4 miles|
|San Marcos||CA||82,614||4||36.7693||363||61.2 miles|
|Rancho Cucamonga||CA||176,424||3||21.593||139||73.4 miles|
|Mission Viejo||CA||95,388||1||19.6994||137||73.6 miles|
|Laguna Niguel||CA||65,471||0||-||0||77.3 miles|
|San Diego||CA||1,309,749||32||21.506||824||77.3 miles|
|Aliso Viejo||CA||42,862||1||75.2668||4||78.5 miles|
|Chino Hills||CA||74,322||0||-||0||80.4 miles|
|El Centro||CA||41,304||1||33.1701||10||80.5 miles|
|Yorba Linda||CA||67,194||0||-||0||80.6 miles|
|Laguna Beach||CA||-||1||20.4608||2||81.8 miles|
|La Verne||CA||-||1||61.7321||71||83.7 miles|
|Diamond Bar||CA||57,662||0||-||0||84.2 miles|