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Homeland Security Schools In Louisiana

Louisiana has 3 accredited homeland security schools where homeland security faculty who teach homeland security classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the homeland security academic community in Louisiana, and the future trends in homeland security training at the following levels:


  1. Tulane University of Louisiana

    6823 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-5698

    50 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Phoenix-Louisiana Campus

    One Galleria Blvd. Suite 725, Metairie, Louisiana 70001-2082

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Baton Rouge Community College

    201 Community College Drive, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Homeland Security Employment

Louisiana 18,980
National 1,197,720

Approximately 2% of the country's homeland security professionals work in Louisiana state.

Employment Growth for Homeland security professionals In Louisiana

18,300 19,900 20,190 19,310 18,980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of homeland security professionals is growing in Louisiana. There were 680 more homeland security professionals working in Louisiana in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Louisiana, this field has grown by 4% in four years. This growth is faster 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 Louisiana

$28,445 $31,810 $23,903 $34,522 $35,198
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Homeland Security
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Louisiana, as the number of homeland security professionals is growing, the salaries earned by homeland security professionals are increasing. In 2006 homeland security professionals made a mean salary of $28,445 per year, and in 2010 they made $35,198 per year.

Salary percentiles for Homeland security professionals in Louisiana

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This represents a 19% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Louisiana state, within the field of homeland security, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid homeland security professionals earn 179% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Homeland security professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security

In Louisiana, homeland security professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 3 accredited homeland security schools in Louisiana is increasing. In 2006, 1 students graduated from homeland security courses in Louisiana. And in 2010, 13 students graduated.

This represents a 1200% increase in the number of homeland security degree or certificate school graduates in Louisiana state. A majority of these graduates, or 50%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in homeland security.

Homeland Security Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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The number of homeland security faculty, growth in the field of homeland security academia and homeland security faculty salaries in Louisiana, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching homeland security courses to students at the certificate in homeland security, and bachelors degree in homeland security levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future homeland security faculty in Louisiana. A summary of what your peers have told us up until now will be available once you submit your information.

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