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Homeland Security Schools in Florida

There are ten schools in the state of Florida offering homeland security programs. 322 students graduated from programs at Florida homeland security schools in 2010. 220 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 55 of all these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

214 students graduate from homeland security programs in Florida, on average, every year. This accounts for about 16% of students who US schools graduate from homeland security programs. Specifically, 55 students graduated with certificates in homeland security, 47 with an associate's level degree, and 220 with a degree at the bachelor's level.

Ten homeland security schools are in this state. And of these, five schools are public, while five schools are private. Private homeland security school tuition varies from $13,536 to $29,728, while public homeland security school tuition varies from $2,272 to $2,847.

Average tuition for homeland security programs is $7,448. While the highest tuition for homeland security programs, which is $29,728 each year, is at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $2,272 every year, is at Broward College.

Homeland security schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, and bachelors degrees. No homeland security students at the undergraduate level pursued masters level degrees in 2010.

Homeland Security Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

214 students graduate from homeland security programs in Florida, on average, every year. This accounts for about 16% of students who US schools graduate from homeland security programs. Specifically, 55 students graduated with certificates in homeland security, 47 with an associate's level degree, and 220 with a degree at the bachelor's level.

Homeland Security Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 31
  • Certificate 2007: 71
  • Certificate 2008: 56
  • Certificate 2009: 30
  • Certificate 2010: 55
  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 0
  • Associate 2009: 0
  • Associate 2010: 47
  • Bachelor 2006: 62
  • Bachelor 2007: 12
  • Bachelor 2008: 51
  • Bachelor 2009: 142
  • Bachelor 2010: 220

Homeland Security Program Availability in Florida

Schools in this state offer a total of 17 homeland security programs. Of these programs, close to 47.1% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level.

Homeland Security Program Availability in Florida

  • Certificate: 5
  • Associate: 4
  • Bachelor: 8

Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologists — Salary by Percentile

Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39520
  • 25th Percentile: 48150
  • Median: 65250
  • 75th Percentile: 87290
  • 90th Percentile: 113440

Protective Service Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Protective Service Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19070
  • 25th Percentile: 23920
  • Median: 28960
  • 75th Percentile: 35910
  • 90th Percentile: 45470

Transportation Inspectors — Salary by Percentile

Transportation Inspectors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31410
  • 25th Percentile: 40300
  • Median: 55430
  • 75th Percentile: 95270
  • 90th Percentile: 115950

Transportation Security Screeners — Salary by Percentile

Transportation Security Screeners — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30820
  • 25th Percentile: 33940
  • Median: 36090
  • 75th Percentile: 38980
  • 90th Percentile: 43090

Immigration and Customs Inspectors — Salary by Percentile

Immigration and Customs Inspectors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40530
  • 25th Percentile: 46630
  • Median: 61890
  • 75th Percentile: 89470
  • 90th Percentile: 119060

Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologists — Employment Trend

Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64770
  • Median Salary 2007: 69480
  • Median Salary 2008: 66150
  • Median Salary 2009: 67740
  • Median Salary 2010: 65250
  • Total Employed 2006: 730
  • Total Employed 2007: 640
  • Total Employed 2008: 660
  • Total Employed 2009: 650
  • Total Employed 2010: 610

Transportation Inspectors — Employment Trend

Transportation Inspectors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67610
  • Median Salary 2007: 66020
  • Median Salary 2008: 51310
  • Median Salary 2009: 49140
  • Median Salary 2010: 55430
  • Total Employed 2006: 800
  • Total Employed 2007: 740
  • Total Employed 2008: 870
  • Total Employed 2009: 960
  • Total Employed 2010: 830

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: 36090
  • Total Employed 2006: 0
  • Total Employed 2007: 0
  • Total Employed 2008: 0
  • Total Employed 2009: 0
  • Total Employed 2010: 4720

Protective Service Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Protective Service Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27450
  • Median Salary 2007: 28290
  • Median Salary 2008: 30090
  • Median Salary 2009: 29440
  • Median Salary 2010: 28960
  • Total Employed 2006: 10580
  • Total Employed 2007: 9240
  • Total Employed 2008: 7730
  • Total Employed 2009: 7930
  • Total Employed 2010: 6950

Immigration and Customs Inspectors — Employment Trend

Immigration and Customs Inspectors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54220
  • Median Salary 2007: 57120
  • Median Salary 2008: 59060
  • Median Salary 2009: 60370
  • Median Salary 2010: 61890
  • Total Employed 2006: 7420
  • Total Employed 2007: 7410
  • Total Employed 2008: 7000
  • Total Employed 2009: 7440
  • Total Employed 2010: 6960

Florida vs National Homeland Security Employment

Florida vs National Homeland Security Employment

  • Employed in Florida: 7.134% (20070)

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1. Embry Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach

600 S Clyde Morris Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3900
(800) 222-3728

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach is near the center of the city and ERAU offers one program in homeland security. This school is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of Florida offering homeland security.

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2. The University of Phoenix - Central Florida

2290 Lucien Way- Suite 400
Maitland, FL 32751-7001
(407) 667-0555

The University of Phoenix-Central Florida is a for-profit 4-year institution. UPX is located in the suburbs of Maitland, Florida. It is one of several campuses. It offers subjects including communications and accounting. Students are offered 31 degrees at the bachelors level and nine degrees at the masters level by it. In 2010, 1,567 students sought degrees from the 38 programs at this school. This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

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3. The University of Phoenix - South Florida

600 N. Pine Island Road Suite 500
Plantation, FL 33324-1393
(954) 382-5303

The University of Phoenix-South Florida is a for-profit 4-year institution. UPX is in the suburbs of Plantation, Florida. This school is one of several campuses. It offers subjects such as elementary education, public administration, and health information. It offers students 30 bachelors level degrees and 13 masters level degrees. 2,208 students sought degrees from the 39 programs at this school in 2010. This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

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4. The University of Phoenix - West Florida

12802 Tampa Oaks Blvd Ste 200
Temple Terrace, FL 33637-1920
(813) 626-7911

The University of Phoenix-West Florida is a for-profit 4-year institution. UPX is located in the suburbs of Temple Terrace, Florida. Phoenix is one of several campuses. This school offers 32 bachelors level degrees and nine degrees at the masters level to students. 1,012 students sought degrees from the 38 programs at this school in 2010. It offers subjects such as nursing, healthcare management, and web development. Phoenix is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

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5. Edison State College

8099 College Pky SW
Fort Myers, FL 33919-0000
(239) 489-9300

Edison State College is in the suburbs of Fort Myers, Florida and this school offers one homeland security program. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. In terms of programs, ESC is the largest institution in the state of Florida offering homeland security.

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6. Everest University - Pompano Beach

225 N. Federal Hwy.
Pompano Beach, FL 33062
(954) 783-7339

Everest University-Pompano Beach offers one homeland security program and this school is 1.4 miles from the heart of downtown. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks fourth in the state of Florida.

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7. St Petersburg College

6021 142nd Ave
Largo, FL 33760
(727) 341-4772

St Petersburg College offers one homeland security program and it is located in the suburbs of Largo, Florida. This school is a public 4-year institution. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Florida offering homeland security programs.

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8. The University of Phoenix - North Florida

4500 Salisbury Road N Ste 200
Jacksonville, FL 32216-0959
(904) 636-6645

The University of Phoenix-North Florida is a for-profit 4-year institution. UOPX, which is 6.8 miles from the center of the city, is in Jacksonville, FL. This school is one of several campuses. Phoenix offers 32 degrees at the bachelors level and nine degrees at the masters level to students. In 2010, 1,353 students pursued degrees from the 38 programs at this school. It offers subjects such as communications and computer networking. This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

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9. Keiser University - Ft Lauderdale

1500 NW 49th St.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
(954) 776-4476

Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale, which is 4.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Fort Lauderdale, FL. This school offers two homeland security programs. Out of those, this large school offers one homeland security degree at the associate's level to students and one bachelor's level homeland security degree. In terms of programs, this school is the second biggest institution in the state of Florida offering homeland security.

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10. Broward College

225 E las Olas Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
(954) 201-7400

Broward College is located in the center of Fort Lauderdale and this school offers one homeland security program. It is a public 4-year institution. This school is the largest institution in the state of Florida offering homeland security in terms of programs.

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11. Saint Thomas University

16401 NW 37th Ave
Miami Gardens, FL 33054-6459
(305) 625-6000

Saint Thomas University is located in the suburbs of Miami Gardens, Florida and it offers one homeland security program. 2,469 students seek degrees in 79 Saint Thomas University programs, overall. In terms of programs, this small school is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Florida offering homeland security.

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12. Hillsborough Community College

39 Columbia Drive
Tampa, FL 33606-3584
(813) 253-7000

Hillsborough Community College is a public 2-year institution. This college, which is 1.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Tampa, FL. This community college is the 14th largest institution in the state of Florida. It offers subjects such as technology and computer programming. It offers students 40 certificates and 41 associates level degrees. 27,955 students sought degrees from the 65 programs at this public college in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits this community college. This community college is one of 12 community colleges in Florida.

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13. Miami Dade College

300 NE 2nd Ave.
Miami, FL 33132-2297
(305) 237-8888

Miami Dade College offers two homeland security programs. Out of those, students are offered one homeland security certificate by this school and one homeland security degree at the bachelor's level. It is 2.4 miles from the center of the city. Miami Dade is a public 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the second biggest institution in the state of Florida offering homeland security.

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14. Florida State College at Jacksonville

501 W State St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904) 359-5433

Florida State College at Jacksonville offers two homeland security programs. Of those, it offers students one homeland security certificate and one degree at the bachelor's level in homeland security. This school is in the center of Jacksonville. FSCJ is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. In terms of programs, this school is the biggest institution in the state of Florida offering homeland security.

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15. Everest University - Brandon

3924 Coconut Palm Dr
Tampa, FL 33619-1354
(813) 621-0041

Everest University-Brandon is located in the suburbs of Tampa, Florida and it offers one homeland security program. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of Florida offering homeland security.