In Texas an estimated 5 students graduate from homeland security schools every year. Texas has 1 homeland security schools to choose from, if you are interested in studying homeland security. At homeland security schools in Texas, you can expect to pay $6,223 per year in tuition for a degree in homeland security.
Located in El Paso, The University of Texas at El Paso is the largest homeland security school in Texas, based on student population. Approximately 5 students graduated with a homeland security degree from The University of Texas at El Paso in 2009, which is 100% of the total state homeland security graduates for that year. Tuition at The University of Texas at El Paso, was $6,223 per year in 2010.
A majority of those with a degree in homeland security choose to become homeland security professionals. If you are planning on working in the state after graduation, you should know that the job outlook for homeland security professionals in Texas is good. There are currently an estimated 76,480 homeland security professionals working in Texas. And the government projects that this number will increase by 22%, or to 93,780 homeland security professionals by the year 2018.
In Texas, as a homeland security professional, you can expect to earn a salary of anywhere from less than $16,453 per year to more than $40,061 per year. The median salary for homeland security professionals in Texas is $24,064 per year.