Best Education Colleges in San Diego

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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in San Diego that offer Education degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 8 Education schools located within San Diego. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Education Colleges in San Diego for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 National University La Jolla, CA

National University offers 3 Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 874 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 874 Master's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
2 San Diego State University San Diego, CA

San Diego State University offers 2 Education Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 148 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 141 Master's degrees, and 7 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
3 University of California-San Diego La Jolla, CA

University of California-San Diego offers 2 Education Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 65 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 55 Master's degrees, and 10 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 36 Reviews
4 Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego, CA

Point Loma Nazarene University offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a small private university in a large city. In 2015, 81 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 81 Master's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
5 University of San Diego San Diego, CA

University of San Diego offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 21 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 21 Master's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
6 California State University-San Marcos San Marcos, CA

California State University-San Marcos offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 50 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 50 Master's degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
7 Palomar College San Marcos, CA

Palomar College offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a very large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 20 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 20 Associate's degrees.

8 United States University Chula Vista, CA

United States University offers 0 Education Degree programs. It's a very small private university in a large suburb.

List of all Education Colleges in San Diego

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
National University National University La Jolla, CA
3/5
30 : 1 17,488
San Diego State University San Diego State University San Diego, CA
2/5
31 : 1 34,254
University of California-San Diego University of California-San Diego La Jolla, CA
3/5
15 : 1 32,906
Point Loma Nazarene University Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego, CA
5/5
18 : 1 3,663
University of San Diego University of San Diego San Diego, CA
5/5
15 : 1 8,251
California State University-San Marcos California State University-San Marcos San Marcos, CA
2/5
28 : 1 12,793
Palomar College Palomar College San Marcos, CA
1/5
44 : 1 23,482
United States University United States University Chula Vista, CA
3/5
15 : 1 365

Search Education Programs

  • Program Descriptions
    • PHD Education - Distance Learning
    • PHD Education - No Concentration
    • Master of Arts in Education - No Concentration
    • Master of Arts in Education - Distance Learning
    • Master of Arts in Education - Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
  • Program Descriptions
    • M.S. in Instructional Technology
    • B.A. in History
    • B.A. in History with an Emphasis in Public History
    • B.S. in Elementary Education: English
    • B.S. in Elementary Education: Math (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • B.S. in Elementary Education: Science (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • Bachelor of Arts in English for Secondary Education
    • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education
    • Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education
    • Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education with an Emphasis in English as a Second Language
    • Bachelor of Science in Math for Secondary Education
    • Ed. D. in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Special Education
    • Ed. S. in K-12 Leadership
    • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership in with an Emphasis in K-12 Leadership
    • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Behavioral Health
    • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Higher Education Leadership
    • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Organizational Development
    • M.A. in Reading with an Emphasis in Elementary Education
    • M.A. in Reading with an Emphasis in Secondary Education
    • M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction: Technology (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Early Childhood (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Early Childhood (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Educational Administration (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Educational Leadership (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Elementary Education (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Elementary Education (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Secondary Education (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Secondary Education (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Special Education: Cross-Categorical (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Special Education: Cross-Categorical (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (No licensure)
    • Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction
    • Master of Arts in Gifted Education
    • Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Elementary Education Teacher Preparation (FL)
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Secondary Education Teacher Preparation (FL)

Additional Education Degree Facts for San Diego Schools

San Diego Schools offering online Education degrees

Online Education degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 874 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Education degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
National University 0 0 0 874 0
San Diego State University 0 0 0 141 0
University of San Diego 0 0 0 21 0
How many San Diego schools offer online Education degrees?
  • 1 Certificates
  • 1 Associate's
  • 3 Master's

What Education degree programs were earned in San Diego?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 2 Colleges 20 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 2 Colleges 17 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 7 Colleges 1,222 Graduates
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