Many graduates of the A.S. degree program go directly into professional positions in the criminal justice field; some go on to bachelor's degree programs. Most graduates of the bachelor's program go directly into professional positions in the field; some go on to professional and graduate schools. Students electing to go directly into the job market are successful in finding employment. Employers value the University of New Haven students' focus on professional career development. Virtually every type of Criminal Justice agency in the United States currently employs our Criminal Justice Department alumni. University of New Haven graduates have been employed by agencies and services such as these:
Additionally, our graduates are routinely employed by state and local law enforcement agencies, correctional agencies, probation departments, parole departments, child welfare agencies, family courts, private investigative agencies, insurance companies, and private security providers.
A number of students who earn the bachelor's degree go on to law school and other graduate programs. Our students have been successful in winning admission to highly competitive graduate and professional schools.