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Entering the Criminal Justice Field

The Great Recession has left many industries with fewer jobs and bleak outlooks for future job growth. Fields that are showing sustained growth or projecting growth for years to come are few and far between. Anyone with an interest in criminal justice will be delighted to discover that the current growth being experienced in that field will continue for years to come. A multitude of criminal justice schools and degree programs exist to help prepare people for work in this dynamic and varied field.

Some people who are already in the criminal justice field go back to school to earn a graduate degree that will open up more advanced positions, but the majority of those enrolled in degree programs are there to get started in the field — either as their first career choice or as a part of a complete career change.… Read the rest

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