With an overall population of 123,626 and a student population of 32,290, approximately 11,815 of New Haven students attend one of New Haven's schools that offer homeland security programs.
Southern Connecticut State University is the largest homeland security school in New Haven, based on student population. In 2010, Southern Connecticut State University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in homeland security.
If you decide to attend one of New Haven's homeland security schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,980 per year in instate tuition and $28,672 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for homeland security related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the New Haven-based homeland security schools, you will have an added expense of $9,424 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,390.
After graduating with your credentials in homeland security, if you decide to work as a homeland security professional in New Haven, your job prospects are not very good. There were 11,370 homeland security professionals working in Connecticut and 1,260 working in the greater New Haven area in 2010. New Haven's homeland security professional workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for homeland security professionals.
As a homeland security professional in New Haven, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,030 per year. This is higher than the average salary for homeland security professionals in the state.