Other Homeland Security
Types of Degrees Other Homeland Security Majors Are Getting
The following table lists how many other homeland security graduations there were in 2018-2019 for each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Who Is Getting a Master’s Degree in Other Homeland Security?
At the countrywide level, the racial-ethnic distribution of other homeland security majors is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||58|
|Hispanic or Latino||38|
Americans aren’t the only ones with an interest in Other Homeland Security. About 3.7% of those with this major are international students. The most popular countries for students from outside the country are:
- Saudi Arabia
- United Arab Emirates
- Hong Kong
Master’s Degree Starting Salary
Data from the U.S. Department of Education shows that other homeland security students who graduated in 2015-2017 with a master’s degree made a median starting salary of $61,900 per year. During this timeframe, most salaries fell between $60,200 (25th percentile) and $69,800 (75th percentile).
We don’t know for sure if all of these people took jobs related to other homeland security so take that into consideration.
Online Other Homeland Security Programs
In 2018-2019, 112 schools offered a other homeland security program of some type. The following table lists the number of programs by degree level, along with how many schools offered online courses in the field.
|Degree Level||Colleges Offering Programs||Colleges Offering Online Classes|
|Certificate (Less Than 1 Year)||39||4|
|Certificate (1-2 years)||17||2|
|Certificate (2-4 Years)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research)||2||1|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||0||0|
Majors Related to Other Homeland Security
You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to other homeland security.
|Major||Number of Grads|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||122,741|
- College Factual
- College Scorecard
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Usual Weekly Earnings of Wage and Salary Workers First Quarter 2020
More about our data sources and methodologies.