Careers in Criminal Justice

As long as there is crime there will always be a demand for criminal justice professionals. The career possibilities are numerous:

  • City/town police
  • Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) 
  • State police
  • Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
  • National Security Agency (NSA)
  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF)
  • Private investigator/security
  • Forensic psychology
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Forensic investigation
  • U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)
  • Probation/parole officer
  • United States Secret Service
  • Criminal profiler
  • Military police
  • Court officer
  • Corrections
  • Industrial security
  • Foreign service
  • U.S. marshall
  • Internal Revenue ServiceIRS
  • Education

This list represents just a sampling of criminal justice careers available to you with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Salem State.