Canton has a general population of 5,882 and an overall student population of 5,721. Approximately 3,320 of Canton's students are enrolled in schools that offer homeland security programs.
Of the 1 homeland security schools in Canton, the largest homeland security school, by student population, is SUNY College of Technology at Canton. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Homeland Security program at SUNY College of Technology at Canton.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in homeland security in Canton in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Canton's homeland security schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,879 per year in instate tuition and $22,659 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a homeland security program in Canton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,320 per year, on average, for room and board at Canton-based homeland security schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in homeland security, if you decide to work as a homeland security professional in Canton, your job prospects are not very good. There were 102,000 homeland security professionals working in New York and 550 working in the greater Canton area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of homeland security professionals is expected to increase by 2% in Canton. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for homeland security professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a homeland security professional in Canton is $26,860 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for homeland security professionals.