Sacramento, CA (population: 475,452) has four childhood education schools within its city limits. California State University-Sacramento, the highest ranked school in the city with a childhood education program, has a total student population of 29,241. It is the 1886th highest ranked school in the USA and the 173rd highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles). To learn more about childhood education programs in Sacramento, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of childhood education professors at California State University such as Kristen Alexander, Peter Baird, Sue Baker, Michael Ballard-Rosa, Maggie Beddow, and Karen Benson.
Childhood Education students from Sacramento schools who go on to become childhood educators, preschool teachers, kindergarten teachers, special education teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 181,810 people working as kindergarten teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,380. Also, Preschool teachers make on average $27,450 per year and there are about 389,660 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 4 childhood education schools in Sacramento, all of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, California State University-Sacramento comes out as the most expensive ($9,120/yr) for childhood education students, with Cosumnes River College as the lowest, reported at only $5,940/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Sacramento|
|West Sacramento||CA||50,542||1||29.8049||4||4.4 miles|
|Rancho Cordova||CA||65,274||3||17.1477||50||9.4 miles|
|Yuba City||CA||62,588||1||36.3939||5||40.2 miles|
|Walnut Creek||CA||64,055||0||-||0||55.7 miles|
|Castro Valley||CA||65,952||0||-||0||67.6 miles|
|San Leandro||CA||78,904||1||29.9223||11||70.1 miles|
|Union City||CA||76,462||1||13.7752||0||73.5 miles|
|San Francisco||CA||817,411||21||17.5697||455||76.8 miles|