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Homeland Security Schools in North Carolina

In 2018-2019, 239 students earned their Homeland Security degrees in NC.

As a degree choice, Homeland Security is the 102nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Homeland Security Majors in North Carolina

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 156
Bachelor’s Degree 42
Associate’s Degree 38
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 3
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 3

Gender Distribution

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

Homeland Security Majors in NC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.9%
  • Black or African American: 9.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.3%
  • White: 70.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 5.4%
Homeland Security Majors in NC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Homeland Security Grads in North Carolina

There are 24,030 people in the state and 866,300 people in the nation working in homeland security jobs.

Homeland Security Jobs Nationwide vs. NC

Wages for Homeland Security Jobs in North Carolina

In this state, homeland security grads earn an average of $69,890. Nationwide, they make an average of $76,990.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 16 colleges in North Carolina that offer homeland security degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

111 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,534 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,100 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,975. 82% of students get financical aid.

#2

Campbell University

Buies Creek
43 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
6,448 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 46%. Most students complete their degree in 4.31 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,864 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 62% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $8,317. The full-time teacher rate is 32%.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,238 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $21,100 after earning their degree at this institution. 63% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 32%.

#5

Gaston College

Dallas
5 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,362 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 72% get financial aid. In their early career, Gaston College grads earn an average salary of $23,000.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,581 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 69% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 32%.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,434 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,921. Of all the students who attend this school, 83% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,186 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 22% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 75% get financial aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,059.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,105 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,100 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,562. Of all the students who attend this school, 81% get financial aid.

#8

Nash Community College

Rocky Mount
4 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,055 Total Students

26% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1. In their early career, Nash Community College grads earn an average salary of $23,700.

Homeland Security Careers in NC

Some of the careers homeland security majors go into include:

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
Managers 12% $113,560
Emergency Management Directors 10% $72,620
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors 10% $58,350
Professors 9% $60,130
Police and Detective Supervisors 8% $65,930
Protective Service Worker Supervisors 6% $47,590

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

Major Annual Graduates in NC
Criminal Justice & Corrections 5,097
Fire Protection 423

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