# Best graduate programs in education in California

Read more#### California State University-Fresno

Fresno, California

Calculated by dividing the debt-to-earnings by earningsplus percentage. The lower the economic score, the better.

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $33,373

Earnings plus shows how much more or less the median student earns than the median earnings of undergraduate graduates in the same program type. (Based on ipeds CIP Code taxonomy)

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Calculated by dividing the debt by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#### Touro University California

Vallejo, California

Calculated by dividing the debt-to-earnings by earningsplus percentage. The lower the economic score, the better.

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $38,507

Earnings plus shows how much more or less the median student earns than the median earnings of undergraduate graduates in the same program type. (Based on ipeds CIP Code taxonomy)

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Calculated by dividing the debt by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#### University of California-Irvine

Irvine, California

Calculated by dividing the debt-to-earnings by earningsplus percentage. The lower the economic score, the better.

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $32,312

Earnings plus shows how much more or less the median student earns than the median earnings of undergraduate graduates in the same program type. (Based on ipeds CIP Code taxonomy)

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Calculated by dividing the debt by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#### University of Redlands

Redlands, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $29,498

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Santa Clara University

Santa Clara, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $30,821

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### University of San Francisco

San Francisco, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $25,831

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Brandman University

Irvine, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $31,813

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Dominican University of California

San Rafael, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $27,756

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Saint Mary's College of California

Moraga, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $29,449

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### California State University-Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $5,781

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### National University

La Jolla, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $14,762

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Pepperdine University

Malibu, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $23,022

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Chapman University

Orange, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $25,713

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Loyola Marymount University

Los Angeles, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $20,571

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Pacific Oaks College

Pasadena, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $21,618

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Claremont Graduate University

Claremont, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $27,591

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### San Diego State University

San Diego, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $13,970

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

#### Ashford University

San Diego, California

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

^{Plus}: + $3,959

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.