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General Sales & Marketing Schools in California

In 2018-2019, 675 students earned their Sales & Marketing degrees in CA.

A General Sales & Marketing major is the 17th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Sales & Marketing Majors in California

Sales & Marketing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 378
Associate’s Degree 258
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 39
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 39

Gender Distribution

In California, a sales and marketing major is more popular with women than with men.

General Sales & Marketing Majors in CA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of sales and marketing majors in California is as follows:

  • Asian: 9.6%
  • Black or African American: 3.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 38.5%
  • White: 27.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 13.0%
  • Other Races: 8.1%
General Sales & Marketing Majors in CA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Sales & Marketing Grads in California

There are 557,090 people in the state and 4,760,480 people in the nation working in sales and marketing jobs.

General Sales & Marketing Jobs Nationwide vs. CA

Wages for General Sales & Marketing Jobs in California

Sales & Marketing grads earn an average of $49,900 in the state and $45,080 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 68 colleges in California that offer sales and marketing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Orange Coast College

Costa Mesa
87 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,042 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 51% get financial aid. Graduates earn an average $27,000 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 30 to 1.

#2

Santa Barbara City College

Santa Barbara
63 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,133 Total Students

40% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, SBCC grads earn an average salary of $26,900. 52% of the teachers are full time.

61 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,911 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 8.00% which is lower than average. 53% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 38 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#4

College of the Canyons

Santa Clarita
50 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,089 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $4,662. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 26 to 1. 30% of the teachers are full time.

#5

Santa Monica College

Santa Monica
33 Degrees in Major Awarded
27,497 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 30 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 25% are considered full time. A typical student attending SMC will pay a net price of $4,325.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
21,118 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 35%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,033.

#6

CET, El Centro

El Centro
30 Degrees in Major Awarded
217 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $19,500 a year. This private institution charges an average net price of $6,916. 53% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
16,982 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 32%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,622.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,101 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 77% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $6,229. 26% of the teachers are full time.

#10

De Anza College

Cupertino
24 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,669 Total Students

A typical student attending De Anza College will pay a net price of $4,223. In their early career, De Anza College grads earn an average salary of $31,800. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 42% of students receive it.

General Sales & Marketing Careers in CA

Some of the careers sales and marketing majors go into include:

Job Title CA Job Growth CA Median Salary
Sales Workers 18% $42,980
Sales Representatives 15% $57,710
Wholesale Scientific Products Sales Representatives 10% $81,140
Demonstrators and Product Promoters 9% $33,660
Sales Supervisors 7% $66,020
Wholesale and Manufacturing Sales Representatives 6% $60,330
Parts Salespersons 5% $31,150
Retail Sales Supervisors 3% $40,420
Wholesale and Retail Buyers 0% $0
Purchasing Agents -2% $0
Travel Agents -8% $45,320

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to sales and marketing.

Major Annual Graduates in CA
Business Administration & Management 64,132
Accounting 7,526
Business Support & Assistance 3,146
Business & Commerce 2,559
Management Sciences & Methods 1,772
Managerial Economics 1,701
Human Resource Management 1,568
Finance & Financial Management 1,504

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