Homeland Security Schools
In Colorado Springs, Colorado

Homeland Security faculty can choose to work at one of 2 homeland security schools in Colorado Springs. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of homeland security and homeland security education in Colorado Springs, which includes homeland security training at the following levels:

  • Homeland Security Certificate
  • Associates degree in Homeland Security
  • Bachelors degree in Homeland Security


Statistics

Professional Trends

Colorado Springs Vs. Colorado Homeland Security Employment

Colorado Springs 2,450
Colorado 19,700

Exactly 2,450 of Colorado's 19,700 homeland security professionals work in Colorado Springs. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of homeland security professionals in Colorado Springs has grown by 41%. As the employment for homeland security professionals in Colorado Springs has increased, overall employment in Colorado Springs has decreased.

Colorado Springs Vs. Colorado Homeland Security employment growth

17,050 18,250 18,020 19,560 19,700
1,740 2,170 2,350 2,630 2,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Colorado Springs

Homeland Security VS. All professions salaries in Colorado Springs

$36,633 $39,943 $40,183 $41,390 $26,530
$39,190 $40,960 $42,210 $43,790 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Homeland Security in Colorado Springs
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Colorado Springs

In Colorado Springs, salaries for homeland security professionals have decreased. In 2010 Colorado Springs homeland security professionals earned an average yearly salary of $26,530. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for homeland security professionals in Colorado Springs was $36,633 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Colorado Springs.

Salary percentiles for Homeland security professionals in Colorado Springs

10th percentile
$18,000
25th percentile
$20,280
50th percentile
$23,800
75th percentile
$30,885
90th percentile
$38,105

Homeland security professionals make a median salary of $23,800 per year in Colorado Springs. The 10% of homeland security professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $18,000 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 112% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Homeland security professionals and related professions in Colorado Springs

Homeland Security
$26,530
Criminal Justice
$37,980
Criminology
$58,540

Colorado Springs homeland security professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Homeland Security schools in Colorado Springs

2

There are 2 accredited homeland security schools in the city. Many of Colorado Springs' homeland security professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Homeland Security Programs Offered In Colorado Springs

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in homeland security offered by Colorado Springs' homeland security schools.

Student Completed Homeland Security Degrees In Colorado Springs

associate
4
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total5

Approximately 5 students completed homeland security courses in 2010.

Homeland Security Faculty Salaries in Colorado Springs, Colorado

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