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Homeland Security Schools in Missouri

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

A Homeland Security major is the 128th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Homeland Security Majors in Missouri

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 35
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 31
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 31
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 25
Post-Master’s Certificate 24
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 24
Master’s Degree 3
Associate’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

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

Homeland Security Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.8%
  • Black or African American: 8.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.7%
  • White: 79.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.8%
  • Other Races: 4.2%
Homeland Security Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Homeland Security Grads in Missouri

There are 7,780 people in the state and 866,300 people in the nation working in homeland security jobs.

Homeland Security Jobs Nationwide vs. MO

Wages for Homeland Security Jobs in Missouri

In this state, homeland security grads earn an average of $78,750. Nationwide, they make an average of $76,990.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Missouri that offer homeland security degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
11,487 Total Students

94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,384. The student loan default rate of 8.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#1

Park University

Parkville
38 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
11,415 Total Students

An average student at Park University will pay a net price of $16,185. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.51 years to complete their degree at Park University.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
23,697 Total Students

The average student takes 4.53 years to complete their degree at Missouri State. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 68% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 91% get financial aid.

#4

Saint Louis University

Saint Louis
12 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
14,438 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 63%. The student loan default rate of 2.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $45,700 a year.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
6,857 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,400 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 81% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. This private school has an average net price of $14,368.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
6,006 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending Missouri Southern will pay a net price of $9,635.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
11,071 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $29,700 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,113. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Homeland Security Careers in MO

Some of the careers homeland security majors go into include:

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors 18% $73,930
Emergency Management Directors 12% $57,290
Managers 10% $93,580
Police and Detective Supervisors 6% $78,070
Protective Service Worker Supervisors 5% $52,990

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Criminal Justice & Corrections 2,150
Other Homeland Security 142
Fire Protection 123

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