Career Opportunities

Careers in criminal justice are challenging and rewarding. The criminal justice system is made up of multiple aspects and employs nearly two million people across the nation. These aspects include corrections, law enforcement, the court system, probation and parole.

A master’s degree in justice, policy and leadership can help you advance your career in the field of criminal justice and take on leadership roles within community organizations that promote diversity and support the equitable treatment and human rights of all people.

Career opportunities include, but are not limited to:

  • Police administration
  • Police chief
  • Correctional administration
  • Prison warden
  • Caseworker
  • Counselor
  • Federal agents
  • Policy  analysts
  • Victim’s advocate
  • Change activist