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Homeland Security Schools in Arizona

In 2018-2019, 623 students earned their Homeland Security degrees in AZ.

In this state, Homeland Security is the 55th most popular major out of a total 300 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Homeland Security Majors in Arizona

Homeland Security majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 335
Master’s Degree 158
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 114
Associate’s Degree 12
Post-Master’s Certificate 4
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 4

Gender Distribution

In Arizona, a homeland security major is more popular with men than with women.

Homeland Security Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of homeland security majors in Arizona is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.8%
  • Black or African American: 7.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 26.0%
  • White: 53.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.2%
  • Other Races: 11.4%
Homeland Security Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Homeland Security Grads in Arizona

In this state, there are 15,520 people employed in jobs related to a homeland security degree, compared to 866,300 nationwide.

Homeland Security Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Homeland Security Jobs in Arizona

A typical salary for a homeland security grad in the state is $68,880, compared to a typical salary of $76,990 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 10 colleges in Arizona that offer homeland security degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

191 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
44,097 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,553. The student loan default rate of 6.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

174 Degrees in Major Awarded
38,540 Total Students

64% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, ASU - Skysong grads earn an average salary of $38,300. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.20%.

131 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
90,253 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,400 after graduation. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $21,197.

59 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
11,584 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.24 years. The full-time teacher rate is 54%. Graduates earn an average $38,300 after graduation.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
11% Graduation Rate
95,777 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 5.31 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $15,123.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
31,066 Total Students

94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.37 years.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,434 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,100 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,115 Total Students

In their early career, Paradise Valley Community College grads earn an average salary of $30,300. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 65% of students receive it.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,387 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Of all the students who attend this school, 73% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,717.

#10

Yavapai College

Prescott
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,314 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time. In their early career, Yavapai College grads earn an average salary of $25,400. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,888.

Homeland Security Careers in AZ

Some of the careers homeland security majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Emergency Management Directors 23% $0
Protective Service Worker Supervisors 14% $46,620
Professors 12% $62,170
Managers 12% $98,540
Police and Detective Supervisors 6% $92,580

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to homeland security.

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Criminal Justice & Corrections 5,538
Fire Protection 279
Other Homeland Security 6

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