As a child, you were more excited for science fair than recess. Now as an adult, when you watch The Big Bang Theory, you actually know what they’re talking about. Science is your thing, and you’re hoping that passion can take your career to the next level.
The number of science related jobs is increasing faster than the national average,* but so is the attention. Interests in the sciences has seen a 19% increase from female students and an 11% increase from male students*. Careers in the science field also have the largest salary range of any field, spanning from $33,000-$104,000*, leaving much to consider when choosing your path.
You’ve got the smarts and the know-how, and you’re on the right path. How it works, what it’s made of, and how can I fix it are common thoughts that run through your mind. Turn those thoughts into money with a career in science.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
University of California-Davis offers 95 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a small suburb. In 2019, 2,342 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 1,935 Bachelor's degrees, 210 Doctoral degrees, and 197 Master's degrees.
California State University-Sacramento offers 12 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 510 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 478 Bachelor's degrees, and 32 Master's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of California-Davis Davis, CA||22 : 1||38,634|
|California State University-Sacramento Sacramento, CA||39 : 1||31,992|
|American River College Sacramento, CA||78 : 1||31,265|
|Sierra College Rocklin, CA||73 : 1||18,226|
|Sacramento City College Sacramento, CA||65 : 1||20,829|
|Folsom Lake College Folsom, CA||69 : 1||8,945|
|Cosumnes River College Sacramento, CA||68 : 1||14,398|
|Woodland Community College Woodland, CA||79 : 1||3,774|
|William Jessup University Rocklin, CA||36 : 1||1,743|