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Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus

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 University of Washington - Tacoma Campus stacks up to those at other schools.

UW Tacoma is located in Tacoma, Washington and has a total student population of 5,329. In 2019, 83 homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting majors received their bachelor's degree from UW Tacoma.

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.

UW Tacoma Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Degrees Available

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

Online Classes Are Available at UW Tacoma

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.

UW Tacoma does offer online education options in homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting for the following degree levels for those interested in distance learning:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

UW Tacoma Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Rankings

Each year, College Factual ranks homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting programs across the country. The following shows how UW Tacoma performed in these rankings.

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

The homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting major at UW Tacoma is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Bachelor’s Degree Schools 78
Most Popular Online Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Bachelor’s Degree Schools 91
Most Popular Online Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Schools 137
Most Popular Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Bachelor’s Degree Schools 194
Most Focused Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Bachelor’s Degree Schools 374
Most Focused Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Schools 898

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Student Demographics at UW Tacoma

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

UW Tacoma Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Bachelor’s Program

63% Women
63% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
For the most recent academic year available, 37% of homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting bachelor's degrees went to men and 63% went to women. The typical homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting bachelor's degree program is made up of only 44% women. So female students are more repesented at UW Tacoma since its program graduates 19% more women than average.

UW Tacoma Gender Breakdown of Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Bachelor's Degree Grads

Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 16% more racial-ethnic minorities in its homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting bachelor's program than the national average.*

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

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Majors at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 13
Black or African American 8
Hispanic or Latino 20
White 30
International Students 1
Other Races/Ethnicities 11

UW Tacoma also has a doctoral program available in homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting. In 2019, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Concentrations Within Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting

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

Concentration Annual Degrees Awarded
Criminal Justice & Corrections 83

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 WA, the home state for University of Washington - Tacoma Campus.

Occupation Jobs in WA Average Salary in WA
Accountants and Auditors 32,870 $78,970
Computer Workers 13,100 $91,620
Managers 11,280 $125,490
Police and Sheriff’s Patrol Officers 9,670 $77,670
Firefighters 7,750 $73,850

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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