Sports Medicine Schools In California

In California, there are 21 accredited schools where sports medicine classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of sports medicine and sports medicine training in California, which includes sports medicine training at the following levels:

  • Sports Medicine Certificate
  • Associates degree in Sports Medicine
  • Bachelors degree in Sports Medicine
  • Masters degree in Sports Medicine


Schools

  1. California Baptist University

    8432 Magnolia Ave, Riverside, California 92504-3297

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  2. California State University-Fullerton

    800 N State College Blvd, Fullerton, California 92831-3599

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  3. California State University-Long Beach

    1250 Bellflower Blvd, Long Beach, California 90840-0115

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  4. California State University-Northridge

    18111 Nordhoff St, Northridge, California 91330

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  5. College of the Canyons

    26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd, Santa Clarita, California 91355-1899

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  6. Cerritos College

    11110 Alondra Blvd, Norwalk, California 90650-6298

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  7. Chapman University

    One University Dr., Orange, California 92866

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  8. Diablo Valley College

    321 Golf Club Rd, Pleasant Hill, California 94523

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  9. Foothill College

    12345 El Monte Rd, Los Altos Hills, California 94022

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  10. Fresno Pacific University

    1717 S Chestnut Ave, Fresno, California 93702-4709

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  11. University of La Verne

    1950 Third St, La Verne, California 91750-4401

    152 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. Modesto Junior College

    435 College Ave, Modesto, California 95350-5800

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  13. Ohlone Community College

    43600 Mission Blvd, Fremont, California 94539-0390

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  14. University of the Pacific

    3601 Pacific Ave, Stockton, California 95211-0197

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. Point Loma Nazarene University

    3900 Lomaland Dr, San Diego, California 92106-2899

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  16. Riverside Community College

    4800 Magnolia Avenue, Riverside, California 92506

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  17. Santa Barbara Business College in Bakersfield

    5300 California Avenue, Bakersfield, California 93309

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  18. Santa Barbara Business College in Santa Maria

    303 E Plaza Dr Ste 1, Santa Maria, California 93454

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  19. College of the Sequoias

    915 S Mooney Blvd, Visalia, California 93277-2214

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  20. Vanguard University of Southern California

    55 Fair Dr, Costa Mesa, California 92626

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  21. Career Networks Institute

    702 W Town and Country Rd, Orange, California 92868-4710

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

California Vs. National Sports Medicine Employment

California 26,270
National 308,430

Approximately 8% of the country's sports medicine professionals work in California state.

Employment Growth for Sports medicine professionals In California

42,040 42,770 43,720 47,070 50,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In California, sports medicine is a growing field. 8,820 more sports medicine professionals were working in California in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 21% growth in the field. This growth is slower than the national trend for sports medicine professionals which shows a 24% increase in the number of sports medicine professionals working around the nation.

Sports Medicine VS. All Professions salaries in California

$67,332 $72,306 $77,434 $80,376 $81,844
$48,885 $52,410 $54,744 $56,285 $57,176
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sports Medicine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to sports medicine professionals are growing in California. The mean salary for sports medicine professionals in 2006 was $67,332 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $81,844 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sports medicine professionals in California

10th percentile
$42,380
25th percentile
$61,830
50th percentile
$81,280
75th percentile
$89,408
90th percentile
$98,349

Thus, sports medicine professionals' salaries grew by 18% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of California, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of sports medicine. The pay differential between the highest paid sports medicine professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 40%

Average Salaries for Sports medicine professionals and related professions in California

Physical Therapy
$84,600
Physical Therapy Assistant
$42,555
Physician Assistant
$93,660
Sports Medicine
$54,392

Sports medicine professionals in California earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sports Medicine programs available for each degree type for all schools in California

associate
8
bachelor
9
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
11
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Most of these graduates, or 37%, earned a undergraduate certificate in sports medicine.

Sports Medicine Faculty Salaries in California

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