FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Homeland Security Schools In Kansas

In Kansas, there are 4 accredited schools where homeland security classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Kansas' 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:


  1. Barton County Community College

    245 NE 30th Road, Great Bend, Kansas 67530

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Hutchinson Community College

    1300 N Plum St, Hutchinson, Kansas 67501

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Kansas City Kansas Community College

    7250 State Ave, Kansas City, Kansas 66112

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Southwestern College in Winfield

    100 College Street, Winfield, Kansas 67156-6224

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Kansas Vs. National Homeland Security Employment

Kansas 7,540
National 1,197,720

Of all of the homeland security professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Kansas.

Employment Growth for Homeland security professionals In Kansas

6,990 7,750 7,170 7,500 7,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Homeland Security is a growing field in Kansas. In 2010 there were 550 more homeland security professionals working in Kansas than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of homeland security has grown by 8% in Kansas. 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 Kansas

$34,167 $36,140 $26,903 $36,310 $41,893
$41,394 $43,120 $44,217 $45,570 $46,014
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Homeland Security
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by homeland security professionals is increasing in Kansas. The mean salary for homeland security professionals in 2006 was $34,167 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $41,893 per year.

Salary percentiles for Homeland security professionals in Kansas

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

This represents a growth in salaries of 18%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 168% 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 Kansas.

Average Salaries for Homeland security professionals and related professions in Kansas

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security

In Kansas, homeland security professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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


As the number of homeland security professionals is increasing in Kansas state, the number of students graduating from the 4 accredited homeland security schools in Kansas state is also increasing.

There was an increase in the number of homeland security school degree or certificate graduates in Kansas by 100%. Most of these graduates, or 60%, earned an undergraduate certificate in homeland security.

Homeland Security Faculty Salaries in Kansas

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We currently gathering data for the number of homeland security faculty, growth in the field of homeland security academia and homeland security faculty salaries in Kansas. Your anonymous submission of information regarding your career and salary will help us create a valuable career planning database for the benefit of homeland security faculty at the certificate in homeland security, and associates degree in homeland security levels in Kansas. A summary of the information we have collected thus far will appear once you submit your information.

Career Index

Your free online education database