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Health Aids & Attendants Schools in California

195 Health Aids students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Health Aids & Attendants is the 24th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Health Aids & Attendants Majors in California

Health Aids majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 193
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 2
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 2

Gender Distribution

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

Health Aids & Attendants Majors in CA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of health aids majors in California is as follows:

  • Asian: 11.3%
  • Black or African American: 2.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 62.1%
  • White: 16.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 7.2%
Health Aids & Attendants Majors in CA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Health Aids & Attendants Grads in California

In this state, there are 704,100 people employed in jobs related to a health aids degree, compared to 4,661,440 nationwide.

Health Aids & Attendants Jobs Nationwide vs. CA

Wages for Health Aids & Attendants Jobs in California

In this state, health aids grads earn an average of $33,680. Nationwide, they make an average of $29,580.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 14 colleges in California that offer health aids degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

63 Degrees in Major Awarded
109 Total Students
36 Degrees in Major Awarded
252 Total Students
#3

Allan Hancock College

Santa Maria
31 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,894 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,000 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending Allan Hancock College will pay a net price of $3,097. 86% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
24,441 Total Students

42% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $3,168. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,800 a year.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
217 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. An average student at California Nurses Educational Institute will pay a net price of $16,897. Of all the students who attend this school, 57% get financial aid.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
31,265 Total Students

39% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 73% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,200 a year.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,101 Total Students

In their early career, SRJC grads earn an average salary of $27,100. The student loan default rate of 8.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. This public school has an average net price of $6,229.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
291 Total Students

A typical student attending RCOE SCE will pay a net price of $5,704. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 60% of students receive it. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,261 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 18%. Of all the students who attend this school, 46% get financial aid.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
24,127 Total Students

A typical student attending Long Beach City College will pay a net price of $3,802. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,300 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 33%.

Health Aids & Attendants Careers in CA

Some of the careers health aids majors go into include:

Job Title CA Job Growth CA Median Salary
Home Health Aides 41% $29,380
Personal Care Aides 40% $24,550
Physical Therapist Aides 34% $28,030
Nursing Assistants 15% $33,070
Healthcare Support Workers 11% $42,640
Psychiatric Aides 9% $30,190

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

Major Annual Graduates in CA
Nursing 17,690
Allied Health Services 14,969
Allied Health Professions 9,548
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 7,457
Health/Medical Admin Services 6,979
Public Health 4,119
Dental Support Services 3,843
Health Sciences & Services 3,841

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