Rancho Cucamonga, CA (population: 176,424) has one gerontology school within its city limits. Chaffey College has a total student population of 21,399. It is the 5011th highest ranked school in the USA and the 483rd highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles). To learn more about gerontology programs in Rancho Cucamonga, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of gerontology professors at Chaffey College such as Catherine Bacus, and Alice Bauman.
Gerontology students from Rancho Cucamonga schools who go on to become gerontologists, physicians, clinical dietitians, medical staff physicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,308,380 people working as life, physical, and social science employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,660. Also, Rehabilitation counselors make on average $34,710 per year and there are about 112,690 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario area alone, there are 720 employed rehabilitation counselors earning an average salary of $38,450. Life, physical, and social science employees in this area earn $65,650/yr and there are 9,480 employed.
Rancho Cucamonga lies in San Bernardino 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 8 out of every 1000 jobs in Rancho Cucamonga are held by life, physical, and social science employees, and 1/1000 are held by rehabilitation counselors.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Chaffey College ends up costing a student $6,098/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Rancho Cucamonga|
|La Verne||CA||-||1||61.7321||71||11.4 miles|
|Chino Hills||CA||74,322||0||-||0||14.6 miles|
|Diamond Bar||CA||57,662||0||-||0||16.1 miles|
|San Bernardino||CA||199,314||10||20.0516||225||16.1 miles|
|Yorba Linda||CA||67,194||0||-||0||19.6 miles|
|West Covina||CA||106,032||5||23.6693||37||20.1 miles|
|Hacienda Heights||CA||52,748||0||-||0||24.4 miles|
|Garden Grove||CA||167,800||4||26.4852||22||32.5 miles|
|Lake Elsinore||CA||56,703||0||-||0||34.3 miles|
|East Los Angeles||CA||135,682||0||-||0||34.9 miles|
|Mission Viejo||CA||95,388||1||19.6994||137||35.6 miles|
|Fountain Valley||CA||56,133||3||26.6774||70||35.8 miles|