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Real Estate Schools in California

In 2018-2019, 1,263 students earned their Real Estate degrees in CA.

A Real Estate major is the 11th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Real Estate Majors in California

Real Estate majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 855
Associate’s Degree 192
Bachelor’s Degree 139
Master’s Degree 46
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 31
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 31

Gender Distribution

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

Real Estate Majors in CA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of real estate majors in California is as follows:

  • Asian: 12.8%
  • Black or African American: 8.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 34.0%
  • White: 35.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.6%
  • Other Races: 6.6%
Real Estate Majors in CA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Real Estate Grads in California

In this state, there are 55,450 people employed in jobs related to a real estate degree, compared to 457,530 nationwide.

Real Estate Jobs Nationwide vs. CA

Wages for Real Estate Jobs in California

In this state, real estate grads earn an average of $76,510. Nationwide, they make an average of $61,870.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 72 colleges in California that offer real estate degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

#1

Saddleback College

Mission Viejo
111 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,709 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 27%. In their early career, Saddleback College grads earn an average salary of $28,300. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 36% of students receive it.

105 Degrees in Major Awarded
29,799 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 39%. 24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 71% of students get financical aid.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,068 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 44% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 31 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,454.

64 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
9,181 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. An average student at USD will pay a net price of $32,576.

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,584 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $3,894. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1.

#6

East Los Angeles College

Monterey Park
59 Degrees in Major Awarded
36,885 Total Students

A typical student attending East Los Angeles College will pay a net price of $8,748. 30 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $23,800 after graduation.

#7

Ashford University

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

Of all the students who attend this school, 91% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,812 Total Students

The 8.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 42% of students receive it. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $2,421.

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

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1. Graduates earn an average $53,800 after graduation. 69% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,101 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $6,229. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 26% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

#10

Norco College

Norco
42 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,715 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,848. The student to faculty ratio is 31 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 30% are considered full time.

Real Estate Careers in CA

Some of the careers real estate majors go into include:

Job Title CA Job Growth CA Median Salary
Real Estate Brokers 16% $56,500
Real Estate Sales Agents 13% $59,420
Real Estate Appraisers 9% $82,390
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 9% $61,150

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

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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