Warrensburg has a general population of 16,340 and an overall student population of 11,230. Approximately 11,191 of Warrensburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer homeland security programs.
University of Central Missouri is the largest homeland security school in Warrensburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Homeland Security program at University of Central Missouri.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in homeland security in Warrensburg in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Warrensburg's homeland security schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,255 per year in instate tuition and $22,840 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $750 for homeland security related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,320 per year, on average, for room and board at Warrensburg-based homeland security schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many homeland security graduates choose to work as homeland security professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Warrensburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 17,990 homeland security professionals in Missouri. Of these homeland security professionals, 640 were working in the greater Warrensburg area. Warrensburg's homeland security professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% 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 Warrensburg is $25,700 per year, which is higher than the average for homeland security professionals state-wide.
Warrensburg, Missouri 64093