The locations with the highest concentration of Security & Loss Prevention Services graduates are Springfield, IL, Tampa, FL and Chula Vista, CA. The locations with a relatively high number of Security & Loss Prevention Services graduates are Vero Beach, FL, Aguadilla, PR and South Gate Ridge, FL. The most common degree awarded to students studying Security & Loss Prevention Services is a 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate.
Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Security & Loss Prevention Services and the types of students that study this field. Lincoln Land Community College awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Charlie's Guard-Detective Bureau and Academy Inc and School District of Indian River County-Technical Center for Career and Adult Education have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Security & Loss Prevention Services. Tuition costs for Security & Loss Prevention Services majors are, on average, $6,400 for in-state public colleges, and $32,880 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Security & Loss Prevention Services programs are Public, 2-year institutions.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Protective Services in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Protective Services is 39.4, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Male employees are more likey to hold Protective Services degrees, and Hispanic or Latino students earn the majority (479) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Security & Loss Prevention Services field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Security & Loss Prevention Services majors need many skills, but most especially Speaking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Security & Loss Prevention Services majors need more than the average amount of Speaking, Negotiation, and Persuasion.
These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for Security & Loss Prevention Services majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Speaking is very distinctive for majors, but the Speaking, Active Listening, and Reading Comprehension are the three most important skills for people in the field.