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Homeland Security Schools In Missouri

In Missouri, there are 6 accredited schools where homeland security classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in homeland security in the state of Missouri, which encompasses homeland security training at the following levels:


  1. University of Central Missouri

    Warrensburg, Missouri 64093

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  2. Webster University

    470 E Lockwood Ave., Saint Louis, Missouri 63119-3194

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  3. William Woods University

    One University Avenue, Fulton, Missouri 65251-1098

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  4. University of Phoenix-St Louis Campus

    13801 Riverport Dr Ste 102, Saint Louis, Missouri 63043-4828

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  5. University of Phoenix-Kansas City Campus

    901 E 104th St Ste 200, Kansas City, Missouri 64131-3459

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  6. University of Phoenix-Springfield Campus

    1343 E Kingsley St, Springfield, Missouri 65804-7216

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Professional Trends

Missouri Vs. National Homeland Security Employment

Missouri 20,200
National 1,197,720

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

Employment Growth for Homeland security professionals In Missouri

21,860 22,310 21,590 21,130 20,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Missouri, the field of homeland security is shrinking. There were 1,660 less homeland security professionals working in Missouri in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Missouri, this field has shrunk by 8% in four years. This decline 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 Missouri

$33,287 $34,193 $35,213 $36,120 $39,993
$43,489 $45,096 $45,354 $45,661 $46,263
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Homeland Security
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by homeland security professionals is increasing in Missouri. In 2006 homeland security professionals made a mean salary of $33,287 per year, and in 2010 they made $39,993 per year.

Salary percentiles for Homeland security professionals in Missouri

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Thus, there was a 17% growth in homeland security professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Missouri state, within the field of homeland security, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid homeland security professionals earn 226% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Homeland security professionals and related professions in Missouri

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security

In Missouri, homeland security professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


As the number of homeland security professionals is decreasing in Missouri state, the number of students graduating from the 6 accredited homeland security schools in Missouri state is decreasing. In Missouri, there were 217 graduates in 2006. And there were 216 graduates from homeland security courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 0% percent decrease in the number of homeland security school degree or certificate graduates in Missouri. Most of these graduates, or 83%, earned a bachelor's degree in homeland security.

Homeland Security Faculty Salaries in Missouri

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The number of homeland security faculty, growth in the field of homeland security academia and homeland security faculty salaries in Missouri, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching homeland security courses to students at the bachelors degree in homeland security, and masters 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 Missouri. A summary of what your peers have told us up until now will be available once you submit your information.

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