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Careers

There are many exciting and dynamic career opportunities for graduates of Criminology. Here are just a few of the options:

  • Work for a non-profit organization assisting justice-involved people with life skills and community involvement
  • Working for organizations in the capacity of safety administrators, operations compliance officers or those that assist with anti-fraud measures
  • Work as a police officer or security worker
  • Work with offenders or prison inmates as a correctional officer, or case worker
  • Work with young offenders in the community or in an institutional setting
  • Work with women in conflict with the law
  • Supervise offenders in the community on probation or parole
  • Provide services to victims of crime, by helping prepare them for court or by providing other supports to them in the community
  • Support inmates upon their release from prison
  • Become involved in community-based alternatives to the criminal justice system

In addition to employment directly upon graduation, you'll also be prepared to apply to law school or graduate studies in disciplines such as Criminology, Social Justice, Policy Studies etc. which can lead to additional career choices.