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Homeland Security Schools in New York

660 students earned Homeland Security degrees in New York in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Homeland Security is the 105th most popular major in the state out of a total 335 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Homeland Security Majors in New York

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 375
Master’s Degree 157
Post-Master’s Certificate 77
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 77
Associate’s Degree 45
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 3
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 3
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 3

Gender Distribution

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

Homeland Security Majors in NY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.1%
  • Black or African American: 10.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 13.0%
  • White: 63.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.8%
  • Other Races: 8.6%
Homeland Security Majors in NY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Homeland Security Grads in New York

There are 46,480 people in the state and 866,300 people in the nation working in homeland security jobs.

Homeland Security Jobs Nationwide vs. NY

Wages for Homeland Security Jobs in New York

A typical salary for a homeland security grad in the state is $99,960, compared to a typical salary of $76,990 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 25 colleges in New York that offer homeland security degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Utica College

Utica
270 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
5,196 Total Students

An average student at Utica College will pay a net price of $23,251. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.30%.

191 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
17,944 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it. 60% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate of 4.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
15,394 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $31,700 after graduation. 34% of the teachers are full time. A typical student attending John Jay will pay a net price of $3,737.

#4

SUNY Canton

Canton
31 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
3,213 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,728. Graduates earn an average $27,700 after graduation. 60% of the teachers are full time.

#5

Mercy College

Dobbs Ferry
21 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
9,031 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $34,000 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.60 years to graduate. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#6

SUNY Broome

Binghamton
15 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,507 Total Students

43% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $7,059. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,500 a year.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
1,739 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.22 years to graduate. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 93% are considered full time.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
30,008 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.30%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $54,700 a year.

#9

Adelphi University

Garden City
13 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
8,146 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. 33% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate of 4.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#10

Nassau Community College

Garden City
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
17,406 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 41%.

Homeland Security Careers in NY

Some of the careers homeland security majors go into include:

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors 22% $53,460
Professors 17% $88,970
Protective Service Worker Supervisors 14% $56,710
Emergency Management Directors 11% $88,310
Managers 10% $109,910
Police and Detective Supervisors 9% $115,180

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

Major Annual Graduates in NY
Criminal Justice & Corrections 9,689
Fire Protection 130
Other Homeland Security 29

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