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Homeland Security Schools
In Columbus, Georgia

The city of Columbus has 2 schools where homeland security faculty can find employment. The trends in Columbus' homeland security academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes homeland security training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Columbus Vs. Georgia Homeland Security Employment

Columbus 680
Georgia 33,410

Exactly 680 of the 33,410 homeland security professionals employed in Georgia, work in Columbus. There has been a 27% decline in the number of homeland security professionals in Columbus between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of homeland security professionals in Columbus has decreased, overall employment in Columbus has increased.

Columbus Vs. Georgia Homeland Security employment growth

32,970 34,820 34,740 33,860 33,410
930 810 770 850 680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Homeland Security VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$36,375 $25,740 $27,820 $25,850 $29,060
$31,920 $33,210 $35,050 $36,680 $37,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Homeland Security in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

In Columbus, salaries for homeland security professionals have decreased. In 2010 Columbus homeland security professionals earned an average yearly salary of $29,060. Homeland security professionals in Columbus made a yearly average salary of $36,375, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Columbus.

Salary percentiles for Homeland security professionals in Columbus

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Columbus homeland security professionals earn a median yearly salary of $30,470. The 10% of homeland security professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $15,800 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 183% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Homeland security professionals and related professions in Columbus

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

Homeland security professional salaries in Columbus are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Homeland Security schools in Columbus


Many of Columbus' homeland security professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited homeland security schools in the city.

Homeland Security Programs Offered In Columbus


Columbus' homeland security school offers one homeland security degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Homeland Security Degrees In Columbus


In 2010 approximately 7 students completed homeland security courses.

Homeland Security Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Georgia

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