Other Homeland Security
Types of Degrees Other Homeland Security Majors Are Getting
The following table lists how many other homeland security graduations there were in 2017-2018 for each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Who Is Getting a Bachelor’s Degree in Other Homeland Security?
At the countrywide level, the racial-ethnic distribution of other homeland security majors is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||163|
|Hispanic or Latino||112|
Americans aren’t the only ones with an interest in Other Homeland Security. About 4.9% of those with this major are international students. The most popular countries for students from outside the country are:
- Saudi Arabia
- United Arab Emirates
- Hong Kong
Bachelor’s Degree Starting Salary
Data from the U.S. Department of Education shows that other homeland security students who graduated in 2015-2017 with a bachelor’s degree made a median starting salary of $43,000 per year. During this timeframe, most salaries fell between $35,400 (25th percentile) and $51,850 (75th percentile).
It’s important to note that just because the people reporting these salaries have a degree in other homeland security, it does not mean that they are working in a job related to their degree.
Online Other Homeland Security Programs
In 2017-2018, 108 schools offered a other homeland security program of some type. The following table lists the number of programs by degree level, along with how many schools offered online courses in the field.
|Degree Level||Colleges Offering Programs||Colleges Offering Online Classes|
|Certificate (Less Than 1 Year)||30||4|
|Certificate (1-2 years)||22||4|
|Certificate (2-4 Years)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research)||2||1|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||0||0|
Majors Related to Other Homeland Security
You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to other homeland security.
|Major||Number of Grads|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||123,447|
- College Factual
- College Scorecard
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Usual Weekly Earnings of Wage and Salary Workers First Quarter 2020
- Image Credit: By Barry Bahler under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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