Career Questions tagged Criminal Justice

Criminal justice is a four-year degree earned in college. Popular careers include law enforcement, lawyers, forensic nurse. Please read below for more information.

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Amanda L. Apr 22 70 views

What classes should I take in high school if I want to go into law?

I'm an 8th grader right now, but next year I will be attending the law and justice program at a vo-tech high school near me. Through the program, I'll already be taking electives like AP psychology, crime scene investigation, criminal law & procedure, and more. What I'm more curious about...

#high-school #law #lawyers #criminal-justice #law-school

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Ryan H. Mar 17 43 views
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Armany B. Mar 02 60 views

What kind of jobs could I do with a history background?

I'm very interested in history and studying it in college but I don't know about many jobs that have to do with History. I want to know what I would be able to do with a history degree....


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Brooklynn H. Feb 10 137 views

What personality do you need to be a police officer

I want to become a police officer but know on thinks I can. My personality type is ESJT....


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Princess A. Jan 08 151 views

What course should an undecided student take up in college?

Honestly, I want to take courses about law but I am afraid since i learned that law school is not for faint hearted peeps like me, so... #law #criminal-justice #law-enforcement...

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Meghan R. Nov 30, 2020 128 views

When it comes to the criminal justice field, what is the hardest part about staying mentally healthy.

#career #knowledge #experience #criminal-justice #child-psychology I am 16 and I am interested in going into the criminal justice field I was wondering if there were any major mental set backs in your...

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Racheal B. Nov 20, 2020 150 views

Scholarships and Study methods for incoming Law students

Hello, my name is Racheal and I'm 16. I'm an early graduate and I just want fro more understanding of incoming college life. I want to be able to be independent and pay for college myself since I know my family can't. Please help me out I know it's a simple question but everyone studies...

#law #college #criminal-justice #colleges #business

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hailey A. Oct 19, 2020 225 views
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Beau A. Sep 16, 2020 210 views

How far can i get in a career?

#criminal-justice #acting #career #career-choice I want to be an actor or police officer but i don't know the...

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Gabby H. Sep 11, 2020 126 views

What is it like working as a Corrections Treatment Specialist?

Additional Questions: -what is the difference in Corrections Treatment Specialist and Corrections Counselor? -How was getting your masters in CJ ? Workload, social life(did you have one) can you work during it? exams, papers, etc. #corrections #corrections-treatment #counseling...


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John D. Sep 04, 2020 130 views

Are there post graduate internships?

I am a recent graduate and I was looking into law enforcement. Due to these circumstances, most exams are cancelled till who know how long. This would be the time to start looking into other criminal justice careers. #internship...


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Amanda C. Aug 01, 2020 208 views

How close is Brooklyn-99 to the real NYPD?

Ok, dumb question, but is Brooklyn-99 anything similar to actually being on the NYPD? I love the show and it's made me consider joining the NYPD but I know it's fiction and probably unrealistic. One of the best parts about the show is its representation and diversity, but is the NYPD force...

#new-york #cops #police #criminal-justice #cop #nyc #july20 #nypd

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oriana O. Aug 02, 2020 175 views

What job in the FBI would have the least amount of trauma?

I would like to know because I like the FBI, but I just want to know the options of not being in high risk situations. #criminal-justice...


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oriana O. Aug 02, 2020 586 views

What does the BAU actually do?

Okay- I admit I've been watching a little too much criminal Minds- but I was wondering what they actually do. I find interesting- "profiles." I think that it's a great tool to really get into a criminal's minds- no pun intended. I've watched my fair share of law enforcement tv shows- and they...

#enforcement #law #lawyers #criminal-justice #law-enforcement #criminalminds #fbi #bau #newyork #business #corporate-law

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Nakaia M. Jul 10, 2020 131 views

What are the biggest challenges of being a lawyer?

I want to pursue law to become a defense attorney so getting insight of how it really is from someone who practices it would be amazing! #law #criminal-justice...


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Eva T. Jul 08, 2020 202 views

Professional jobs that don't involve spending all day on the computer

I'm a political science college grad with experience working in the courts system, legal support, and criminal justice policy. I've realized that I don't like spending all day on the computer, and most of the professional jobs that I've had involve a lot of solo computer work. This last...

#criminology #law #investigations #teaching #criminal-justice #higher-education

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Jenny L. Jul 02, 2020 391 views

What steps do I need to take to join the Behavioral Analysis Unit of the FBI?

I am currently a psychological science and criminology major at the University of California, Irvine. My dream career is a Special Agent who "profiles" a criminal and their behavior in order to understand the criminals. I am aware that in order to be considered for this job, one must first...

#criminal-profiler #fbi #forensic-psychology #law #career #psychology #criminal-justice

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Ray K. Jun 15, 2020 264 views

What are some jobs related to social justice?

I've come to realize that my only passion is social justice, especially for lgbtq and poc. I do also have a desire to help people and a knack for writing. However I feel like I would not thrive on one-on-one work like becoming a councelor because it feels too personal and too much pressure,...

#politics #political-science #law #social-justice #psychology #lawyer #criminal-justice

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Steven T. Jun 15, 2020 182 views

Best entry level position for a career in forensic biology?

Currently a junior working on a bachelors in forensic biology at CSU Sacramento. I am a veteran that is trying to get a career in forensics. #forensic #forensics #biology #criminal-justice...


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Rochele W. Jun 09, 2020 170 views

Is law enforcement the best fit for me?

Since I was young I have always enjoyed learning about the judicial system, criminals, and the fields of law enforcement etc. But do I have what it takes? I mean I don’t necessarily want to become a police officer. However, criminal psychology, csi, and the K-9 unit all interest me. I’m just...

#criminal-justice #law-enforcement

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Madalyn L. May 24, 2020 258 views

Where is the best place to study to be a lawyer?

One of the careers I'm considering is being a lawyer or attorney. #college-major #laywer #criminal-justice #attorney...