Castro Valley, CA (population: 65,952) has twenty-six educational psychology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Stanford University, the highest ranked school in this group with an educational psychology program, has a total student population of 18,498. It is the 3rd highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about educational psychology programs in Castro Valley, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of educational psychology professors at Stanford University such as Gordon Bower, Joseph Brown, Eamonn Callan, Laura Carstensen, Herb Clark, and Doug Daher.
Educational Psychology students from Castro Valley schools who go on to become educational psychologists, child psychologists, psychologists, educational counselors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Psychologists make on average $84,220 per year and there are about 10,260 of them employed in the US today.
Castro Valley lies in Alameda county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the Oakland-Fremont-Hayward Metropolitan area has 990,570 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $26/hr average worker wage, and a $54,590 average annual salary.
Of the 26 educational psychology schools with a 100-mile radius of Castro Valley, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Santa Clara University comes out as the most expensive ($35,245/yr) for educational psychology students, with City College of San Francisco as the lowest, reported at only $4,129/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Castro Valley|
|San Leandro||CA||78,904||1||29.9223||11||4.9 miles|
|Union City||CA||76,462||1||13.7752||0||7.9 miles|
|Walnut Creek||CA||64,055||0||-||0||13.2 miles|
|San Mateo||CA||93,990||1||15.1982||101||17.2 miles|
|South San Francisco||CA||64,345||0||-||0||20.0 miles|
|San Francisco||CA||817,411||21||17.5697||455||21.7 miles|
|Santa Clara||CA||112,889||4||29.9373||188||24.0 miles|
|San Jose||CA||977,893||9||20.6572||297||30.6 miles|
|Santa Cruz||CA||57,690||2||37.6705||80||51.2 miles|
|West Sacramento||CA||50,542||1||29.8049||4||65.0 miles|