Careers

Careers in Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice majors qualify for many different careers in public sector organizations, including, but not limited to, careers in law enforcement, national security, and local, state, and federal government.  Many of our graduates have sought and attained positions in local law enforcement, DEA, FBI, ICE, Border Patrol, and Arizona’s Joint Legislative Budget Committee.  Our graduates have also gone on to attain advanced degrees in Law, Public Policy, Sociology, Social Work and Political Science.

Careers in Political Science

Political science majors qualify for many different careers in private and public sector organizations, including careers in business, the law, state, local and federal government, journalism, international organizations and finance, political campaigns, interest groups and associations, and teaching at the primary, secondary and college levels. Political science training also provides valuable preparation for participation in community organizations, electoral politics, social movements, and even those seeking elected or appointed positions.

Careers in Public Management and Policy

Public Management and Policy majors qualify for many different careers in public sector organizations, including careers in law enforcement, national security, local, state, and federal government, nonprofit organizations, environmental policy, and health care. Public management training also provides valuable preparation for graduate study in law, specialized planning and public administrative fields.