Career Information

A criminal justice major has a wide variety of careers available in a field where there are many job opportunities.

The criminal justice field is interdisciplinary, drawing knowledge from many areas. The degree prepares students for entry level positions in a wide variety of criminal justice and social service agencies and for graduate study in many fields.

Information on careers in criminal justice also can also be found at the UTC Career & Student Employment Center located in Room 315 in the University Center.

 

Law Enforcement Job Links:

911HotJobs, http://www.911hotjobs.com

CareerBuilder, http://www.careerbuilder.com

Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (Employment and Links), http://www.calea.org

CopCareer, http://www.copcareer.com

International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training, http://www.iadlest.org

Jobs4Police, http://www.jobs4police.com

LawEnforcementJobs, http://www.lawenforcementjob.com

Officer, http://www.officer.com

Official Directory of State Patrol & State Police, http://www.statetroopersdirectory.com

Police Guide, http://www.policeguide.com

PoliceEmployment, http://www.policeemployment.com

PolicePay, http://www.policepay.net

USACops,https://www.usacops.com/

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Court Related Job Links:

American Bar Association Career Corner, http://www.abanet.org/lsd/jobopp.html

Association of Corporate Counsel, http://jobs.acca.com/search/browse/

Counsel.net, http://counsel.net/jobs/

FindLaw, http://careers.findlaw.com

Internet Legal Research Group, http://www.ilrg.com/pre-law.html

LawForum, http://www.lawforum.com/html/career_center.html

Legal Employment, http://www.legalemploy.com

National Association for Law Placement, http://www.nalp.org

National Bar Association, http://www.nationalbar.org

National Center for State Courts, http://www.ncsc.org

National Federation of Paralegal Associations, http://www.paralegals.org

U.S. Courts, http://www.uscourts.gov/careers

WashLaw, http://www.washlaw.edu

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Correction Related Job Links:

American Correctional Association, http://www.aca.org

American Jail Association, http://www.corrections.com/aja

Corrections Connection, http://www.corrections.com

Federal Bureau of Prisons, http://www.bop.gov

National Institute of Corrections, http://www.nicic.gov

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CriminalJusticeJobsHelp, http://www.criminaljusticejobshelp.com/

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Federal Job Links:

FedJobs, http://www.fedjobs.com/

Federal Government Jobs, http://www.dcjobsource.com/fed.html

Federal Jobs Net, http://www.federaljobs.net

FirstGov, http://firstgov.gov/

Government Departments and Agencies, http://www.firstgov.gov/Agencies/Federal/All_Agencies/index.shtml

Govtjobs.com, http://www.govtjobs.com 

U.S. Customs and Border Protection,https://www.cbp.gov/careers

U.S. Government Manual, https://www.usgovernmentmanual.gov/Home.aspx

U.S. Government Office of Personnel Management,https://www.opm.gov/about-us/careers-at-opm/

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State and Local Job Links:

Council of State Governments, http://www.statenews.org

GovJobs, http://www.govjobs.net

GovSpot, http://www.govspot.com

International City/County Management Association, http://www.icma.org

Local Government Institute, http://www.lgi.org

National Association of Counties, http://www.naco.org

National Conference of State Legislatures, http://www.ncsl.org

National League of Cities, http://www.nlc.org

State and Local Government on the Net, http://www.statelocalgov.net

State and Local Governments, http://www.loc.gov/rr/news/stategov/stategov.html

U.S. Conference of Mayors, http://www.usmayors.org

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Career Planning Links

American Academy of Forensic Sciences, http://www.aafs.org

American Board of Criminalistics (Forensic Science), http://www.criminalistics.com

American Society of Criminology, http://www.asc41.com

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