Every year approximately 3 students graduate with a degree in homeland security from Mississippi schools. If you too are interested in a career in homeland security, Mississippi has 1 homeland security schools for you to choose from. You can expect to pay an average of $1,780 per year in tuition for a degree in homeland security in Mississippi state.
The largest homeland security school in Mississippi, by student population is Meridian Community College. It is located in Meridian. In 2009, a reported 3 students graduated with a homeland security degree from Meridian Community College. This was 100% of the total homeland security graduates in Mississippi for that year. Tuition at Meridian Community College, was $1,780 per year in 2010.
Homeland Security Professional is the most popular career choice for those who graduate with credentials in homeland security. The job outlook for homeland security professionals in Mississippi is good. There are currently an estimated 11,370 homeland security professionals working in Mississippi. And the government projects that this number will increase by 24%, or to 14,160 homeland security professionals by the year 2018.
As a homeland security professional in Mississippi you can expect to earn anywhere from less than $16,560 per year to more than $32,144 per year. But the median salary for homeland security professionals earn $20,209 per year, in Mississippi.