La Verne, CA has eighteen safety schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Southern California, the highest ranked school in this group with a safety program, has a total student population of 34,824. It is the 10th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles).
Safety students from La Verne schools who go on to become safety specialists, safety control managers, health safety specialists, occupational safety specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,850 people working as occupational health and safety specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,200. Also, Environmental scientists and specialists, including health make on average $67,360 per year and there are about 83,530 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 18 safety schools with a 100-mile radius of La Verne, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Santa Barbara Business College comes out as the most expensive ($48,317/yr) for safety students, with California State University-Dominguez Hills as the lowest, reported at only $2,451/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from La Verne|
|Diamond Bar||CA||57,662||0||-||0||7.4 miles|
|West Covina||CA||106,032||5||23.6693||37||8.9 miles|
|Chino Hills||CA||74,322||0||-||0||9.1 miles|
|Rancho Cucamonga||CA||176,424||3||21.593||139||11.4 miles|
|Hacienda Heights||CA||52,748||0||-||0||13.5 miles|
|Yorba Linda||CA||67,194||0||-||0||14.6 miles|
|East Los Angeles||CA||135,682||0||-||0||23.5 miles|
|Garden Grove||CA||167,800||4||26.4852||22||24.8 miles|
|San Bernardino||CA||199,314||10||20.0516||225||27.5 miles|
|Fountain Valley||CA||56,133||3||26.6774||70||29.0 miles|
|Costa Mesa||CA||113,091||7||22.8122||265||30.9 miles|
|Long Beach||CA||464,505||6||26.5161||271||31.1 miles|