California contains 110 schools that offer emergency management programs. University of California-Los Angeles, the highest-ranking emergency management school in CA, has a total student population of 38,550 and is the 7th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 110 emergency management schools in California, only 26 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Dominican University of California comes out as the most expensive ($30,552/yr), with California State University-Dominguez Hills as the lowest recorded at only $2,451/yr.
Emergency Management students from California schools who go on to become emergency management coordinators, EMTs, paramedics, emergency managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,060 people working as emergency management specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,900. Also, Management analysts make on average $84,650 per year and there are about 552,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the California alone, there are 73,140 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $88,430. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $78,650/yr and there are 840 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in California, the average student population is 4,206 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 18354 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,230 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,817, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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