Carson has a general population of 89,730 and an overall student population of 14,667. Approximately 14,477 of Carson's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
California State University-Dominguez Hills is the largest education school in Carson, based on student population. In 2010, California State University-Dominguez Hills graduated approximately 258 students with credentials in education.
A total of 297 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Carson in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Carson's education schools was $19,671 per year for instate students and $30,831 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,781.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Carson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 197,500 education professionals in California. Of these education professionals, 45,010 were working in the greater Carson area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 18% in Carson. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Carson is $58,970 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.