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Careers and Internships in Administration of Justice

Careers and Internships in Administration of Justice


  • Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms Inspector or Agent
  • Victim Services Specialist
  • Customs Aide
  • Drug Enforcement Specialist
  • Environmental Conservation Officer
  • FBI Agent, Fish and Wildlife Agent
  • Immigration and Naturalization Investigator or Deportation Officer
  • Inspector General Investigator
  • Internal Revenue Investigator
  • Park Police Officer
  • Postal Service Investigator
  • Secret Service Agent


  • Deputy Sheriff or State Investigator
  • County or Municipal Investigator
  • State Police Officer
  • Municipal Police Officer


  • Court Administrator
  • Domestic Violence Counselor
  • Paralegal
  • Pretrial Services Officer
  • Research Analyst
  • Support Services Coordinator


  • Correctional Treatment Specialist
  • Correctional Officer
  • Employment Counselor
  • Juvenile Justice Counselor
  • Parole Officer
  • Probation Officer
  • Runaway Counselor
  • Substance Abuse Specialist

Private Security

  • Retail Security
  • Industrial Security
  • Institutional Security
  • Commercial Security Positions


A ten credit internship option is required for the Bachelor of Science degree, which requires 440 field research.

Students may arrange for a new internship sites.

Previous sites:

  • NASA
  • Uniontown and Connellsville Police Department
  • Magistrate Haggerty
  • Connellsville and Westmoreland County Coroners’ Offices
  • Crime Victim Center
  • Attorneys in Uniontown
  • Laurel Highland Vo-Tech
  • Adelphoi Village
  • Vison Quest
  • Fayette County Juvenile Probation
  • Westmoreland County Probation

Internship Advisor

Dr. Sturges and Dr. Liddick oversee paperwork for students applying for internships.