Fort Lauderdale has a general population of 152,397 and an overall student population of 74,829. Approximately 37,360 of Fort Lauderdale's students are enrolled in schools that offer homeland security programs.
Of the 1 homeland security schools in Fort Lauderdale, the largest homeland security school, by student population, is Broward College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Homeland Security program at Broward College.
If you decide to attend a homeland security school in Fort Lauderdale, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,112.
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 Fort Lauderdale.
If you decide to work as a homeland security professional in Fort Lauderdale, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,460 homeland security professionals in Florida, 8,190 were working in the greater Fort Lauderdale area. By the year 2018, the number of homeland security professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Fort Lauderdale. 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 Fort Lauderdale is $21,230 per year, which is lower than the average for homeland security professionals state-wide.