Homeland Security in Montana

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Schools Offering Homeland Security Programs in Montana


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Montana receive homeland security degrees every year. Thus, Montana's 2 homeland security schools put out approximately 1 homeland security professionals each year.

Top Schools

Blackfeet Community College, which is located in Browning, is the top-ranked school in Montana that has a homeland security program. It received a ranking of 89th in the country in 2010. In 2010, no students graduated from Blackfeet Community College's homeland security program. The tuition rate at Blackfeet Community College was $2,190 per year.

The second-ranked school in Montana with a homeland security program is Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology, which is located in Great Falls. In 2010, it was ranked 89th nationwide. Tuition at Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology was $3,024 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Montana's homeland security schools ranges from $3,024 per year to $2,190 per year. But, the average tuition is $2,607 per year. In 2010, the following Montana homeland security schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology - located in Great Falls, students are charged $3,024 per year
  2. Blackfeet Community College - located in Browning, students are charged $2,190 per year

The following Montana homeland security schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Blackfeet Community College - located in Browning, students are charged $2,190 per year
  2. Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology - located in Great Falls, students are charged $3,024 per year

A homeland security degree from a Montana school... what next?

Fbi special agent, security officer, and geospatial intelligence analyst are the professions of choice for a majority of homeland security graduates in Montana. 2,850 homeland security professionals were working in Montana in 2010. Of these, 450 were transportation security officers. In addition, 520 were fbi special agents, and 1,780 were security officers. The largest populations of Montana homeland security professional are working in the following counties:

  1. Beaverhead County - 900 homeland security professionals
  2. Flathead County - 450 homeland security professionals
  3. Carbon County - 340 homeland security professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of homeland security professionals is expected to grow by 16% by 2018. There are projected to be 2,850 homeland security professionals working in Montana then. Of these 2,850 homeland security professionals, the government predicts that 360 will be transportation security officers, 370 will be fbi special agents, and 1,970 will be security officers.

Salary

homeland security professionals in Montana make an average of $57,085 per year. However, Montana homeland security professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $16,240 per year to more than $119,320 per year in 2010. On average homeland security professional earn the most in the following Montana counties:

  1. Beaverhead County - $58,400 per year
  2. Flathead County - $47,343 per year
  3. Missoula County - $43,840 per year

On average, homeland security professionals earn the least in the following Montana counties:

  1. Cascade County - $23,185 per year
  2. Carbon County - $26,195 per year
  3. Carter County - $37,423 per year

The homeland security professionals with highest average salaries in Montana were:

  1. Geospatial Intelligence Analyst - $100,220 per year
  2. Fbi Special Agent - $68,980 per year
  3. Transportation Security Officer - $33,840 per year

On average, the lowest paid homeland security professionals in Montana were:

  1. Transportation Security Officer - $33,840 per year
  2. Security Officer - $25,300 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in homeland security in Montana and to compare salaries with various related fields such as crime scene investigation or homeland security, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Certificate in Homeland Security in Montana

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,206 miles from location Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology Great Falls MT 10.7958 n/a 2,442
7,262 miles from location Blackfeet Community College Browning MT 11.0809 n/a 533
 

Curious what studying Homeland Security gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Montana

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Security Guards + 1,780 $25,300 13.4%
2
Detectives and Criminal Investigators + 520 $68,980 116.7%
3
Protective Service Workers, All Other + 450 $33,840 -28.6%
4
Physical Scientists, All Other + 100 $100,220 150.0%
 

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Below are homeland security related jobs in Montana