Security Management Career Opportunities

Security management career opportunities abound across the U.S. If you want to play a key role in crime prevention and citizen protection, you’ve chosen the ideal profession. Imagine working closely with law enforcement officials to provide a worthwhile service in hospitals, office buildings, college campuses, financial firms, public venues, retail stores, government agencies, hotels and airports.

Professional education for security management career opportunities will help prepare you for jobs in computer crime, crisis management, corporate loss prevention, risk analysis and more. In one specialty, security guards and gaming surveillance officers, the U.S. Department of Labor expects a 5% rise in employment through 2024.

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  • The U.S. Dept. of Labor expects a 5% rise in security guards and gaming surveillance officer jobs through 2024.

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

Prepare for Security Management career opportunities in our convenient online program. Call 1-800-957-5412 or enroll online.

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers (May 5, 2016).