Milledgeville has a total population of 18,757 and a student population of 8,039. Of these students, 1,406 are enrolled in schools that offer homeland security programs.
Milledgeville's largest homeland security school is Georgia Military College-Milledgeville Campus. In 2010, Georgia Military College-Milledgeville Campus graduated approximately 0 students from its homeland security program.
If you decide to attend a homeland security school in Milledgeville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,619.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $225 for homeland security related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Milledgeville-based homeland security schools, you will have an added expense of $4,200 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,144.
After graduating with your credentials in homeland security, if you decide to work as a homeland security professional in Milledgeville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 14,400 homeland security professionals in Georgia. Of these homeland security professionals, 610 were working in the greater Milledgeville area. The number of homeland security professionals in Milledgeville is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. 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 Milledgeville is $23,680 per year, which is higher than the average for homeland security professionals state-wide.