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Human Resource Management Schools in California

1,568 HR students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Human Resource Management major is the 8th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Human Resource Management Majors in California

HR majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 783
Bachelor’s Degree 488
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 88
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 88
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 88
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 87
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 67
Post-Master’s Certificate 67
Associate’s Degree 35
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 20
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 20

Gender Distribution

In California, a HR major is more popular with women than with men.

Human Resource Management Majors in CA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of HR majors in California is as follows:

  • Asian: 6.8%
  • Black or African American: 17.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 22.4%
  • White: 32.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.4%
  • Other Races: 18.3%
Human Resource Management Majors in CA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Human Resource Management Grads in California

In this state, there are 140,330 people employed in jobs related to a HR degree, compared to 1,325,020 nationwide.

Human Resource Management Jobs Nationwide vs. CA

Wages for Human Resource Management Jobs in California

HR grads earn an average of $80,270 in the state and $70,730 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 45 colleges in California that offer HR degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Ashford University

San Diego
358 Degrees in Major Awarded
14% Graduation Rate
32,620 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,500 after earning their degree at this institution. This private school has an average net price of $18,907. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

117 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
7,396 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it. The student loan default rate is 4.00% which is lower than average. It takes the average student 4.32 years to graduate.

103 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
7,298 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, TUI grads earn an average salary of $49,300. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.30%.

101 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
48,321 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $53,800 after graduation. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.60%. 59% of the teachers are full time.

95 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
16,670 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $48,900 after earning their degree at this institution. It takes the average student 4.90 years to graduate. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

89 Degrees in Major Awarded
981 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 43%. The 4.90% student loan default rate is lower than average.

77 Degrees in Major Awarded
17% Graduation Rate
4,740 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,400 a year. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 78% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

71 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
8,824 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $47,800 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 91% get financial aid. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

58 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,231 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $26,864. The student loan default rate of 5.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,432 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 4.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $66,100 a year.

Human Resource Management Careers in CA

Some of the careers HR majors go into include:

Job Title CA Job Growth CA Median Salary
Training and Development Specialists 17% $68,760
Human Resources Managers 13% $132,280
Compensation and Benefits Managers 12% $139,770
Training and Development Managers 11% $125,030
Human Resources Specialists 11% $68,500
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 10% $71,140
Labor Relations Specialists -7% $75,790

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to HR.

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
Finance & Financial Management 1,504
Marketing 1,358

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