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Homeland Security in Utah

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Schools Offering Homeland Security Programs in Utah

Around 0.0% of Utah's graduates, graduate from Homeland Security degree programs every year.

University of Phoenix-Utah Campus, the only accredited Homeland Security school in Utah, is located in Salt Lake City. It received a ranking of 88th in the country in 2010. In 2010, University of Phoenix-Utah Campus graduated 0 students from its Homeland Security programs.


The tuition rate for students taking Homeland Security courses at University of Phoenix-Utah Campus was $10,680 per year.

A Homeland Security degree from an Utah school... what next?

Homeland Security graduates in Utah can go into a variety of professions such as Transportation Security Officer, FBI Special Agent, Security Officer, and Geospatial Intelligence Analyst. In 2010, there were 7,430 homeland security professional working in Utah, including 1,060 transportation security officers, 420 fbi special agents and 5,820 security officers. The Utah counties with the largest populations of homeland security professional are:

  1. Salt Lake County - 4,820 homeland security professionals
  2. Davis County - 840 homeland security professionals
  3. Juab County - 820 homeland security professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that, by 2018, the number of homeland security professionals in the state of Utah will grow to 10,120. This would require a 23% growth in the field.


Utah homeland security professionals earn on average $51,475 per year. However, Utah homeland security professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $15,560 per year to more than $120,860 per year in 2010. On average homeland security professional earn the most in the following Utah counties:

  1. Salt Lake County - $41,303 per year
  2. Davis County - $38,243 per year
  3. Juab County - $37,883 per year

The following counties in Utah have the lowest average salaries for homeland security professional:

  1. Franklin County - $25,090 per year
  2. Washington County - $29,725 per year
  3. Zapata County - $31,350 per year

On average the highest paid homeland security professionals in Utah were:

  1. Geospatial Intelligence Analyst - $81,520 per year
  2. Fbi Special Agent - $70,140 per year
  3. Transportation Security Officer - $28,010 per year

On average the lowest paid homeland security professionals in Utah were:

  1. Transportation Security Officer - $28,010 per year
  2. Security Officer - $26,230 per year

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Security Guards 5,820 $26,230 15.2%
Protective Service Workers, All Other 1,060 $28,010 -11.7%
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 420 $70,140 2.4%
Physical Scientists, All Other 130 $81,520 18.2%

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