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Homeland Security Schools in California

There are nine schools in the state of California offering homeland security programs. In 2010, 881 students graduated with degrees from California homeland security schools. 654 of all these students graduated with certificates and 196 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 534 students graduate from homeland security programs in California per year. This accounts for around 44% of students who US schools graduate from homeland security programs. Of those, 654 students graduated with homeland security certificates, 31 with an associate's level degree, and 196 with a master's level degree.

Nine homeland security schools are in this state. And of these, while three schools are private, six schools are public. Tuition at a public homeland security school is $4,810.

Average tuition for programs in homeland security is $4,810.

California homeland security schools offer certificates, associates degrees, and masters degrees.

Homeland Security Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

On average, 534 students graduate from homeland security programs in California per year. This accounts for around 44% of students who US schools graduate from homeland security programs. Of those, 654 students graduated with homeland security certificates, 31 with an associate's level degree, and 196 with a master's level degree.

Homeland Security Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 7
  • Certificate 2009: 86
  • Certificate 2010: 654
  • Associate 2006: 18
  • Associate 2007: 21
  • Associate 2008: 24
  • Associate 2009: 21
  • Associate 2010: 31
  • Master 2006: 149
  • Master 2007: 122
  • Master 2008: 156
  • Master 2009: 81
  • Master 2010: 196

Homeland Security Program Availability in California

California schools offer a total of 15 homeland security programs. Of these programs, approximately 46.7% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Homeland Security Program Availability in California

  • Certificate: 7
  • Associate: 5
  • Master: 3

Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologists — Salary by Percentile

Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52670
  • 25th Percentile: 76500
  • Median: 99960
  • 75th Percentile: 128090
  • 90th Percentile: 155500

Protective Service Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Protective Service Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20980
  • 25th Percentile: 25200
  • Median: 32530
  • 75th Percentile: 44860
  • 90th Percentile: 57830

Transportation Inspectors — Salary by Percentile

Transportation Inspectors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29150
  • 25th Percentile: 42040
  • Median: 55240
  • 75th Percentile: 67930
  • 90th Percentile: 106360

Transportation Security Screeners — Salary by Percentile

Transportation Security Screeners — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32460
  • 25th Percentile: 35820
  • Median: 38020
  • 75th Percentile: 41080
  • 90th Percentile: 46190

Immigration and Customs Inspectors — Salary by Percentile

Immigration and Customs Inspectors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 60710
  • 25th Percentile: 71770
  • Median: 86250
  • 75th Percentile: 109170
  • 90th Percentile: 129070

Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologists — Employment Trend

Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 108480
  • Median Salary 2007: 81990
  • Median Salary 2008: 89510
  • Median Salary 2009: 95240
  • Median Salary 2010: 99960
  • Total Employed 2006: 2730
  • Total Employed 2007: 2450
  • Total Employed 2008: 2540
  • Total Employed 2009: 3000
  • Total Employed 2010: 2370

Transportation Inspectors — Employment Trend

Transportation Inspectors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63190
  • Median Salary 2007: 57590
  • Median Salary 2008: 58310
  • Median Salary 2009: 56590
  • Median Salary 2010: 55240
  • Total Employed 2006: 1790
  • Total Employed 2007: 1880
  • Total Employed 2008: 2140
  • Total Employed 2009: 2260
  • Total Employed 2010: 2590

Transportation Security Screeners — Employment Trend

Transportation Security Screeners — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006:
  • Median Salary 2007:
  • Median Salary 2008:
  • Median Salary 2009:
  • Median Salary 2010: 38020
  • Total Employed 2006: 0
  • Total Employed 2007: 0
  • Total Employed 2008: 0
  • Total Employed 2009: 0
  • Total Employed 2010: 5070

Protective Service Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Protective Service Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 25140
  • Median Salary 2007: 29960
  • Median Salary 2008: 32070
  • Median Salary 2009: 32610
  • Median Salary 2010: 32530
  • Total Employed 2006: 16880
  • Total Employed 2007: 16540
  • Total Employed 2008: 17890
  • Total Employed 2009: 19530
  • Total Employed 2010: 16270

Immigration and Customs Inspectors — Employment Trend

Immigration and Customs Inspectors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73960
  • Median Salary 2007: 75660
  • Median Salary 2008: 78170
  • Median Salary 2009: 79180
  • Median Salary 2010: 86250
  • Total Employed 2006: 10870
  • Total Employed 2007: 11630
  • Total Employed 2008: 11880
  • Total Employed 2009: 12800
  • Total Employed 2010: 12720

California vs National Homeland Security Employment

California vs National Homeland Security Employment

  • Employed in California: 13.870% (39020)

Homeland Security Schools in California

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1. The Naval Postgraduate School

1 University Circle
Monterey, CA 93943
(831) 656-2511

The Naval Postgraduate School is located in the suburbs of Monterey, California. This school offers three homeland security programs. Specifically, students are offered one homeland security certificate by this school and two degrees at the master's level in homeland security. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

2. The University of Phoenix - Central Valley

45 Riverpark Pl W Ste 300
Fresno, CA 93720-1562
(800) 266-2107

The University of Phoenix-Central Valley is a for-profit 4-year institution. UOPX, which is 7.7 miles from the center of the city, is located in Fresno, CA. This school is one of several campuses. Phoenix offers two certificates, 28 bachelors level degrees, and seven masters level degrees to students. In 2010, 2,554 students sought degrees from the 34 programs at this school. It offers subjects such as human resources and psychology. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

3. The San Joaquin Valley College - Bakersfield

201 New Stine Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93309
(661) 834-0126

The San Joaquin Valley College-Bakersfield is 2.8 miles from the center of the city and it offers one homeland security program. Overall, 984 students seek degrees in 16 programs at this college. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of California offering homeland security programs.

4. Coastline Community College

11460 Warner Ave.
Fountain Valley, CA 92708-2597
(714) 546-7600

Coastline Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1976. This college, which is 1.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Fountain Valley, CA. This college offers subjects such as math and english. This community college offers 36 certificates and 31 associates level degrees to students. In 2010, 11,071 students pursued degrees from the 36 programs at this college. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

5. The Coast Career Institute

1354 S Hill St
Los Angeles, CA 90015-3040
(213) 747-6289

The Coast Career Institute offers one program in homeland security and this school, which is near the center of the city, is in Los Angeles, CA. It is a for-profit 2-year institution.

6. ICDC College

5422 Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027
(310) 482-6996

ICDC College offers two homeland security programs. Of those, this school offers one certificate in homeland security to students and one associate's level homeland security degree. This medium-sized school, which is 4.9 miles from the center of the city, is located in Los Angeles, CA. It is a for-profit 2-year institution.

7. Sacramento City College

3835 Freeport Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95822-1386
(916) 558-2111

Sacramento City College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1916. This college, which is near the center of the city, is in Sacramento, CA. It offers subjects including cosmetology and music production. It offers students 75 certificates and 70 degrees at the associates level. 25,039 students sought degrees from the 76 programs at this community college in 2010. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges accredits it. This community college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

8. Grossmont College

8800 Grossmont College Dr
El Cajon, CA 92020-1799
(619) 644-7000

Grossmont College is in the suburbs of El Cajon, California. It offers two programs in homeland security. Out of those, students are offered one homeland security certificate by it and one associate's level homeland security degree. Overall, 19,659 students seek degrees in 128 programs at this college. This college is the fifth biggest institution in the state of California offering homeland security.

9. The University of Phoenix - Southern California

3100 Bristol Street- Suite 500
Costa Mesa, CA 92626-3099
(800) 888-1968

The University of Phoenix-Southern California is a for-profit 4-year institution. Phoenix, which is near the center of the city, is in Costa Mesa, CA. It is one of several campuses. Phoenix offers subjects including counseling and finance. UOPX offers six certificates, 26 bachelors level degrees, and 17 masters level degrees to students. In 2010, 10,701 students pursued degrees from the 39 programs at this school. UPX is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

10. The University of Phoenix - Bay Area

3590 N First St
San Jose, CA 95134-1805
(800) 266-2107

The University of Phoenix-Bay Area is a for-profit 4-year institution. UPX, which is 5.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in San Jose, CA. Phoenix is one of several campuses. It offers students two certificates, 33 bachelors level degrees, and ten degrees at the masters level. 2,217 students pursued degrees from the 41 programs at Phoenix in 2010. This small school offers subjects such as computer programming and finance. This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

11. Citrus College

1000 W Foothill Blvd
Glendora, CA 91741-1899
(626) 963-0323

Founded in 1915, Citrus College is a public 2-year institution. It is located in the suburbs of Glendora, California. This community college offers subjects including allied health and sound engineering. Students are offered 40 certificates and 29 degrees at the associates level by it. 12,386 students pursued degrees from the 40 programs at this public college in 2010. This community college is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

12. Contra Costa College

2600 Mission Bell Dr
San Pablo, CA 94806-3195
(510) 235-7800

Contra Costa College offers one homeland security program and it is located in the suburbs of San Pablo, California. 7,975 students pursue degrees in 100 Contra Costa College programs, overall. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in homeland security.

13. De Anza College

21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 864-5678

De Anza College, which is 0.8 miles from the center of the city, is located in Cupertino, CA. It offers two homeland security programs. Of those, students are offered one certificate in homeland security by it and one degree at the associate's level in homeland security. Overall, 23,630 students seek degrees in 101 De Anza College programs. It is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering homeland security.

14. Cerritos College

11110 Alondra Blvd
Norwalk, CA 90650-6298
(562) 860-2451

Founded in 1955, Cerritos College is a public 2-year institution. This college is located in the suburbs of Norwalk, California. This community college offers 103 certificates and 103 associates level degrees to students. In 2010, 22,142 students sought degrees from the 103 programs at this community college. This college offers subjects such as design and human services. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

15. Palomar College

1140 W. Mission
San Marcos, CA 92069-1487
(760) 744-1150

Palomar College offers two programs in homeland security. Of those, students are offered one certificate in homeland security by it and one degree at the associate's level in homeland security. This college, which is near the center of the city, is in San Marcos, CA. It is a public 2-year institution. This public college is the biggest institution in the state of California offering homeland security.

16. California State University - Long Beach

1250 Bellflower Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90840-0115
(562) 985-4111

California State University-Long Beach is 2.6 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one homeland security program. CSULB is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the third oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in homeland security.

17. The University of Phoenix - Sacramento Valley

2860 Gateway Oaks Drive- Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95833-4334
(800) 266-2107

The University of Phoenix-Sacramento Valley is a for-profit 4-year institution. UPX, which is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Sacramento, CA. It is one of several campuses. Students are offered two certificates, 29 bachelors level degrees, and 15 degrees at the masters level by it. In 2010, 3,951 students sought degrees from the 40 programs at this school. It offers subjects such as computer programming, ESL, and accounting. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits Phoenix.