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Criminal Justice

Career Opportunities

A criminal justice degree can prepare you for a variety of careers, including:

  • Probation, prison and parole or community corrections officer
  • Federal, state, local or corporate investigator
  • Federal, state, county or city law enforcement
  • Victim and child advocate
  • Legal researcher
  • Attorney
  • Educator
  • Forensic investigator

For more information about careers in criminal justice, visit the Career Development Office.

Departmental Highlights

  • Criminal justice students use analytical thinking skills to explore the justice system and the motivations and methodologies of a variety of offenders and victims.
  • Our courses are taught by highly qualified, experienced faculty who have doctorates.
  • Criminal justice internships are available with the District Attorney’s Office, San Angelo Police Department, Border Patrol and other public agencies.