Homeland Security Schools In Nevada

In Nevada, there are 3 accredited schools where homeland security classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Nevada's homeland security academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in homeland security includes homeland security training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Truckee Meadows Community College

    7000 Dandini Blvd, Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

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  2. University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus

    7455 W Washington Ave, Las Vegas, Nevada 89128-4340

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  3. University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus

    10345 Professional Cir, Ste 200, Reno, Nevada 89251-5862

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Nevada Vs. National Homeland Security Employment

Nevada 20,530
National 1,197,720

Of all of the homeland security professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Nevada.

Employment Growth for Homeland security professionals In Nevada

20,500 21,250 21,940 21,210 20,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of homeland security professionals is growing in Nevada. In 2010 there were 30 more homeland security professionals working in Nevada than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of homeland security has grown by 0% in Nevada. This growth is slower than the change in the number of homeland security professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of homeland security professionals has grown by 1% from 2006 to 2010.

Homeland Security VS. All Professions salaries in Nevada

$41,410 $43,353 $44,263 $46,190 $48,817
$45,390 $46,413 $47,635 $49,555 $51,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Homeland Security
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by homeland security professionals is increasing in Nevada. In 2006 homeland security professionals made a mean salary of $41,410 per year, and in 2010 they made $48,817 per year.

Salary percentiles for Homeland security professionals in Nevada

10th percentile
$29,467
25th percentile
$36,943
50th percentile
$46,127
75th percentile
$59,327
90th percentile
$72,500

Thus, there was a 15% growth in homeland security professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Nevada state, within the field of homeland security, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid homeland security professionals earn 146% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Homeland security professionals and related professions in Nevada

Criminal Justice
$53,167
Criminology
$68,760
Homeland Security
$48,817

Homeland security professionals in Nevada earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Homeland Security programs available for each degree type for all schools in Nevada

associate
1
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

As the number of homeland security professionals is increasing in Nevada state, the number of students graduating from the 3 accredited homeland security schools in Nevada state is decreasing.

This represents a 100% decrease in the number of homeland security degree or certificate school graduates in Nevada state. Most of these graduates, or 67%, earned an bachelor's degree in homeland security.

Homeland Security Faculty Salaries in Nevada

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Currently we are in the process of collecting data for the number of homeland security faculty in Nevada, growth in the field of homeland security academia and faculty salaries in Nevada. If you are involved in teaching homeland security courses to students at the associates degree in homeland security, and bachelors degree in homeland security levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of homeland security in Nevada. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see an overview of what we have learned thus far from you and your peers.

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