Career and Professional Resources

A Sample of Related Occupations

ATF Inspector Bailiff Border Patrol Agent Chief Deputy
Child Welfare Caseworker Correction Counselor Correction Officer Court Administrator
Court Clerk Court Reporter Crime Scene Investigator Criminologist
Customs Patrol Officer D.E.A. Agent Deputy Sheriff Deputy U.S. Marshall
Evidence Technician F.B.I. Agent Federal Protection Officer Fingerprint Technician
Forensic Anthropologist Fraud Investigator Immigration Guard Import Specialist
I.R.S. Agent Lab Technician (Forensic Science) Law Clerk Law Librarian
Lawyer Legal Transcriber Medical Examiner Paralegal
Penologist Police Detective Police Dispatcher Police Lieutenant
Police Officer Polygraph Examiner Postal Inspector Probation Officer
Psychologist Secret Service Officer Serology Technician Social Worker
Special Agent, Customs Teacher/Professor Warden Youth Counselor


Types of Employers

Banks Border Patrol Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms
Central Intelligence Agency Colleges and Universities Correctional Facilities
Criminal Courts Customs and Immigration Department of Agriculture
Department of Insurance Drug Enforcement Agency Entertainment Venues
Family Courts Federal Bureau of Investigation Federal Trade Commission
Homeland Security Immigration and Naturalization Justice Department
Juvenile Courts Juvenile Justice Programs Labs (Crime)
Law Firms Medical Examiner’s Office Military Police
National Security Agency Parole Departments Police Departments, Local and State
Probation Departments Prosecutor’s Office Public Defenders Office
Retail Stores Security Organizations State Attorney’s Office
State Department U.S. Armed Forces U.S. Postal Inspection Service


Jobs Obtained by Rutgers Graduates


First Jobs of Recent Graduates:

  • Analyst (Financial Company)
  • Assistant Mortgage Closer (Bank)
  • Billing Representative (Medical Center)
  • Child Care Counselor (School)
  • Clinical Coordinator (Outreach Program)
  • Family Service Worker (Division of Welfare)
  • Library Associate (Law Firm)
  • Loss Prevention Assistant (Department Store)
  • Military Police Officer (U.S. Army)
  • Police Communications (University Police Department)
  • Police Officer (Local Police Department)
  • Probation Officer (Probation Department)
  • Project Manager (Finance Company)
  • Quality Inspector (Private Company)
  • Security Screener (Transportation Security Administration)


Jobs of Experienced Alumni:

  • Agent (Prosecutor’s Office)
  • Associate (Private Law Firm)
  • Attorney (Insurance Company)
  • Attorney (State Attorney General’s Office)
  • Claims Specialist (Insurance Company)
  • Directory of Security (Insurance Company)
  • Director of Franchise Operations (Hotel)
  • Immigration Examiner (U.S. Department of Justice)
  • Paralegal (Private Law Firm)
  • Police Officer (Local Police Department)
  • Sheriff’s Officer (Sheriff’s Department)
  • Supervisor Deputy (U.S. Marshals Service)
  • Vice President (Police Department)