New London has a total population of 25,671 and a student population of 4,107. Of these students, 961 are enrolled in schools that offer homeland security programs.
The largest homeland security school in New London, by student population, is Mitchell College. In 2010, Mitchell College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in homeland security.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a homeland security degree from one of New London's homeland security schools. If you decide to attend a homeland security school in New London, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,627.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a homeland security program in New London. And if you live on campus at one of the New London-based homeland security schools, you will have an added expense of $11,548 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,727.
If you decide to work as a homeland security professional in New London, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 11,370 homeland security professionals in Connecticut. Of these homeland security professionals, 1,480 were working in the greater New London area. The number of homeland security professionals in New London is expected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. 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 New London is $26,930 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for homeland security professionals.