With an overall population of 7,231 and a student population of 4,742, approximately 4,742 of Clarkston students attend one of Clarkston's schools that offer homeland security programs.
The largest homeland security school in Clarkston, by student population, is Dekalb Technical College. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Dekalb Technical College with credentials in homeland security.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a homeland security certificate in Clarkston. If you decide to attend a homeland security school in Clarkston, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,211.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for homeland security related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in homeland security, if you decide to work as a homeland security professional in Clarkston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 homeland security professionals in Georgia were working in the greater Clarkston area. By the year 2018, the number of homeland security professionals is expected to increase by 17% in Clarkston. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for homeland security professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a homeland security professional in Clarkston is $21,100 per year, which is lower than the average for homeland security professionals state-wide.