With an overall population of 108,787 and a student population of 61,766, approximately 29,282 of Clearwater students attend one of Clearwater's schools that offer homeland security programs.
Clearwater's largest homeland security school is St Petersburg College. In 2010, St Petersburg College graduated approximately 41 students from its homeland security program.
In 2010, 41 students graduated with a homeland security degree from one of Clearwater's homeland security schools. If you decide to attend a homeland security school in Clearwater, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,614.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,600 for homeland security related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a homeland security professional in Clearwater, your job prospects are not very good. There were 81,460 homeland security professionals working in Florida and 9,290 working in the greater Clearwater area in 2010. Clearwater's homeland security professional workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Clearwater is $21,180 per year, which is lower than the average for homeland security professionals state-wide.