Career Opportunities

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment of police and detectives is projected to grow 7 percent from 2016 to 2026, and employment of probation officers and correctional treatment specialists is projected to grow 6 percent from 2016 to 2026.  The BLS DATA suggests that job opportunities should continue to be plentiful for those who qualify. 

Possible job opportunities include:

  • District Attorney office
  • Family Court
  • For-profit organizations
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Advocacy Groups
  • Federal government jobs (e.g., FBI, Border Patrol)
  • Court administrator
  • Bailiff
  • Correctional officer
  • Case manager
  • Corrections administrator
  • Correctional treatment specialist
  • Adult probation officer
  • Juvenile probation officer
  • Parole officer
  • Parole board member
  • Pretrial services officer
  • Counselor
  • Police officer
  • Detective