With an overall population of 362,470 and a student population of 150,768, approximately 59,120 of Miami students attend one of Miami's schools that offer homeland security programs.
Miami's largest homeland security school is Miami Dade College. In 2010, Miami Dade College graduated approximately 68 students with credentials in homeland security.
In 2010, 68 students graduated with a homeland security degree from one of Miami's homeland security schools. In 2009 tuition at homeland security schools in Miami was $2,586 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,800 for homeland security related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in homeland security, if you decide to work as a homeland security professional in Miami, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,460 homeland security professionals in Florida, 20,180 were working in the greater Miami area. By the year 2018, the number of homeland security professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Miami. 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 Miami is $22,930 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for homeland security professionals.