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Homeland Security Schools in Georgia

39 Homeland Security students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Homeland Security is the 200th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Homeland Security Majors in Georgia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 31
Post-Master’s Certificate 5
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 5
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 2
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 2
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1

Gender Distribution

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

Homeland Security Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 15.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.3%
  • White: 66.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.6%
  • Other Races: 5.1%
Homeland Security Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Homeland Security Grads in Georgia

There are 22,770 people in the state and 866,300 people in the nation working in homeland security jobs.

Homeland Security Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Homeland Security Jobs in Georgia

Homeland Security grads earn an average of $66,680 in the state and $76,990 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Georgia that offer homeland security degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

#1

Georgia Military College

Milledgeville
27 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,812 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 22% are considered full time. This public school has an average net price of $8,976.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
38,652 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 91% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.29 years to graduate. 97% of students get financical aid.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,051 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,200 after earning their degree at this institution. 80% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $3,333.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,219 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $2,427. 88% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $20,000 after graduation.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
8,740 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $20,828. The average student takes 4.29 years to complete their degree at Mercer. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,374 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 27% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,611.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,567 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. In their early career, Athens Technical College grads earn an average salary of $23,500. 85% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,301 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 36% are considered full time. 88% of students get financical aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
13% Graduation Rate
143 Total Students

100% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,400 after earning their degree at this institution. 9 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Homeland Security Careers in GA

Some of the careers homeland security majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors 25% $59,380
Professors 15% $0
Emergency Management Directors 14% $63,580
Police and Detective Supervisors 11% $63,100
Managers 9% $109,920

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

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Criminal Justice & Corrections 3,806
Fire Protection 219
Other Homeland Security 36

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