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Careers in Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice is more than just policing. There is a wide array of careers in criminal justice that may appeal to a diverse population of students with varying interests. In fact, CCC encourages students to think “outside of the box” when it comes to careers in Criminal Justice.
Graduates of Clinton’s Criminal Justice program are employed in a variety of positions and agencies, including those listed below.
  • State Police
  • Municipal Police Departments
  • Federal Law Enforcement
  • State- and County-level Corrections
  • Deputy Sheriff
  • Parole Officer
  • Court Officer
  • Probation Officer and Probation Assistant
  • Private Security Officers and Campus Security
  • Environmental Conservation Officer / Park Ranger
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Forensic Psychologist
  • Paralegal / Legal Office Assistant
  • Lawyer