The Homeland Security master’s degree was ranked #1 by OnlineU.com for 2023’s Best Online Colleges for Salary Score.
According to OnlineU.com, the Salary Score methodology is based on median alumni earnings in the year after graduating. Data is sourced from the U.S. Department of Education.
They evaluate online programs based on alumni salaries to help prospective students determine which online degree programs would be the best long-term financial investment.
From this analysis, each program is assigned a Salary Score that represents its position relative to other programs. Programs are ranked by Salary Score in order to determine which colleges tend to have higher alumni salary outcomes for graduates who majored in that program area.