Security Schools in Hickory, North Carolina

Hickory is located in Catawba county and has a population of 37,222.

For North Carolina residents, the average tuition for all Hickory security schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $12,943.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Hickory security schools was $16,004.00.

Books and supplies for security schools in Hickory cost an average of $1,155.00. Students living on campus at security schools in Hickory paid an average of $8,540.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,272.00. There is one security college in Hickory. Security programs in Hickory reportedly graduated 87 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.

Security Schools in Hickory

Catawba Valley Community College

2550 Hwy 70 SE
Hickory, NC, 28602

Programs Offered

  • Certification in Corrections and Criminal Justice
  • Associates in Corrections and Criminal Justice
  • Certification in Criminal Justice / Police Science
  • Certification in Criminal Justice / Safety Studies
  • Associates in Criminal Justice / Safety Studies
  • Associates in Fire Protection and Safety Technology / Technician
  • Certification in Forensic Science and Technology
  • Associates in Forensic Science and Technology


  • Tuition (in-state): $1,687.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $7,808.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): Not Available
  • Room & Board (off campus): $8,444.00

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 282
  • Average aid received per student: $6,616.00

Security Salary in Hickory

ProfessionAverage SalaryNumber Employed in City
Correctional Officers and Jailers$29,110.001,100
Detectives and Criminal Investigators$42,240.00130
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers$35,920.00730
Security Guards$20,230.00520

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