Careers in Criminal Justice

Students who graduate from Valdosta State with a degree in criminal justice are prepared for entry-level positions at all levels of the criminal justice system and in the private sector. Examples of potential careers include:

  • Law Enforcement Officer
  • ATF Special Agent
  • U.S. Border Patrol Agent
  • Constable
  • Coroner
  • Correctional Officer
  • Court Administrator
  • Detective
  • Detention Officer
  • Diplomatic Security Service Special Agent
  • Juvenile Detention Officer
  • Corporate Security Specialist
  • Loss Prevention Specialist
  • Narcotics Agent
  • Police Inspector
  • Police Officer
  • Postal Inspector
  • Private Investigator
  • U.S. Customs Agent
  • U.S. Marshal
  • Warden 
  • Case Worker

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