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Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting at Salve Regina University

Every homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting school has its own distinct culture and strengths. We've pulled together some statistics and other details to help you see how the homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting program at Salve Regina University stacks up to those at other schools.

Salve Regina is located in Newport, Rhode Island and has a total student population of 2,823. Of the 558 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Salve Regina University in 2019, 45 of them were homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting majors.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting section at the bottom of this page.

Salve Regina Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting
  • Master’s Degree in Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting

Online Classes Are Available at Salve Regina

Don't have the time or the flexibility in your schedule to take traditional classes? Online courses may be the perfect solution for you. They allow independent learners to study when and where they want to while offering the rigor of in-person classes.

For those who are interested in distance learning, Salve Regina does offer online courses in homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting for the following degree levels:

  • Master’s Degree

Salve Regina Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting progam at Salve Regina compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

Salve Regina ranked #65 on College Factual's list of Best Quality Schools for homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting majors. This puts the program in the top 15% of the nation. It is also ranked as the #2 school in Rhode Island.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Colleges for Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting 65
Best Value Colleges for Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting 198
Best Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Colleges for Veterans 331
Most Focused Colleges for Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting 383
Most Popular Colleges for Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting 533
Highest Paid Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Graduates 590

In 2019, 47 students received their master’s degree in homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting from Salve Regina. This makes it the #54 most popular school for homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting master’s degree candidates in the country.

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Student Demographics at Salve Regina

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting majors at Salve Regina University.

Salve Regina Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Bachelor’s Program

58% Women
16% Racial-Ethnic Minorities
Of the 45 students who graduated with a bachelor’s in homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting from Salve Regina in 2019, 42% were men and 58% were women.

Salve Regina Gender Breakdown of Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Bachelor's Degree Grads

About 80% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting at Salve Regina are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Salve Regina University with a bachelor's in homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Majors at Salve Regina University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 4
White 36
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 4

Salve Regina Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Master’s Program

36% Women
17% Racial-Ethnic Minorities
In the 2018-2019 academic year, 47 students earned a master's degree in homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting from Salve Regina. About 36% of these graduates were women and the other 64% were men.

Salve Regina Gender Breakdown of Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Master's Degree Grads

Of the students who received a homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting master's degree from Salve Regina, 66% were white. This is above average for this degree on the natiowide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Salve Regina University with a master's in homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Majors at Salve Regina University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 3
Hispanic or Latino 5
White 31
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 8

Concentrations Within Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting

The following homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting concentations are available at Salve Regina University. The completion numbers here include all graduates who receive any type of degree in this field from Salve Regina University. Some of these focus areas may not be available for your degree level.

Concentration Annual Degrees Awarded
Criminal Justice & Corrections 150

Careers That Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Grads May Go Into

A degree in homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for RI, the home state for Salve Regina University.

Occupation Jobs in RI Average Salary in RI
Accountants and Auditors 4,420 $81,090
Police and Sheriff’s Patrol Officers 1,850 $60,890
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 1,770 $61,440
Computer Workers 1,410 $81,290
Firefighters 1,330 $55,240

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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