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4,735 students earned Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting degrees in Ohio in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Law Enforcement & Firefighting is the 12th most popular major in the state out of a total 38 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Law Enforcement & Firefighting Majors in Ohio

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,627
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1,576
Associate’s Degree 1,026
Master’s Degree 255
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 225
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 225
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 19
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 19
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 19
Post-Master’s Certificate 7
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 7

Gender Distribution

In Ohio, a homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting major is more popular with men than with women.

Law Enforcement & Firefighting Majors in OH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting majors in Ohio is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.9%
  • Black or African American: 11.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.5%
  • White: 72.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.4%
  • Other Races: 9.1%
Law Enforcement & Firefighting Majors in OH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Law Enforcement & Firefighting Grads in Ohio

In this state, there are 160,770 people employed in jobs related to a homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting degree, compared to 4,690,450 nationwide.

Law Enforcement & Firefighting Jobs Nationwide vs. OH

Wages for Law Enforcement & Firefighting Jobs in Ohio

A typical salary for a homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting grad in the state is $67,750, compared to a typical salary of $72,390 nationwide.

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There are 99 colleges in Ohio that offer homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

563 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,576 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 81% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,898. The full-time teacher rate is 32%.

425 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
37,886 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $22,682. 57% of the teachers are full time.

239 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
925 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $22,360. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $47,600 a year. 18% of the teachers are full time.

221 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,940 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. 11% of the teachers are full time.

214 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
28,122 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.50 years.

213 Degrees in Major Awarded
27,343 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,400 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 78% of students receive it.

194 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
3,045 Total Students

An average student at Tiffin University will pay a net price of $20,923. Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. 100% of the teachers are full time.

158 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,460 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,644. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,100 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 19%.

155 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,704 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,616. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,300 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

131 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
17,540 Total Students

69% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.43 years. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $18,456.

Law Enforcement & Firefighting Careers in OH

Some of the careers homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting majors go into include:

Job Title OH Job Growth OH Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 26% $89,370
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 17% $42,720
Financial Examiners 13% $72,150
Forensic Science Technicians 10% $64,410
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors 8% $60,450
Computer Workers 8% $82,640
Private Detectives and Investigators 7% $38,080
Managers 7% $97,600
Emergency Management Directors 6% $68,930
Accountants and Auditors 5% $64,630
Transit and Railroad Police 4% $0
Protective Service Worker Supervisors 4% $35,550
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 3% $67,970
Firefighters 3% $45,910
Fire Fighting Supervisors 2% $71,040
Police and Sheriff’s Patrol Officers 2% $60,980
Police and Detective Supervisors 2% $80,610
Bailiffs -5% $45,700
Correctional Officers and Jailers -12% $46,770

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to homeland security, law enforcement and firefighting.

Major Annual Graduates in OH
Public & Social Service 3,311
Parks, Recreation, Leisure & Fitness 2,913
Legal Professions 1,625
Military Technologies & Sciences 7

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