Homeland Security Schools In North Carolina

There are 3 accredited homeland security schools in North Carolina for faculty who teach homeland security classes to choose from. The trends in North Carolina'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. Forsyth Technical Community College

    2100 Silas Creek Pky, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27103-5197

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  2. Methodist University

    5400 Ramsey St, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28311-1420

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  3. Nash Community College

    522 N. Old Carriage Road, Rocky Mount, North Carolina 27804

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

North Carolina Vs. National Homeland Security Employment

North Carolina 30,570
National 1,197,720

Of all of the homeland security professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in North Carolina state.

Employment Growth for Homeland security professionals In North Carolina

28,840 29,900 29,870 30,460 30,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In North Carolina, the field of homeland security is growing. In 2010 there were 1,730 more homeland security professionals working in North Carolina than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of homeland security professionals has grown by 6%. This growth is faster than the national trend for homeland security professionals which shows a 1% increase in the number of homeland security professionals working around the nation.

Homeland Security VS. All Professions salaries in North Carolina

$33,553 $34,778 $35,778 $34,737 $36,743
$42,193 $43,618 $45,387 $46,982 $48,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Homeland Security
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by homeland security professionals is increasing in North Carolina. The mean salary for homeland security professionals in 2006 was $33,553 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $36,743 per year.

Salary percentiles for Homeland security professionals in North Carolina

10th percentile
$22,207
25th percentile
$25,893
50th percentile
$32,770
75th percentile
$40,983
90th percentile
$59,773

Thus, homeland security professionals' salaries grew by 9% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 169% pay differential between the highest paid homeland security professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of homeland security in North Carolina.

Average Salaries for Homeland security professionals and related professions in North Carolina

Criminal Justice
$40,959
Criminology
$51,090
Homeland Security
$36,743

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

Educational Trends

Homeland Security programs available for each degree type for all schools in North Carolina

associate
2
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

A majority of these graduates, or 67%, graduated with a associate's degree in homeland security.

Homeland Security Faculty Salaries in North Carolina

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