Completing the Criminal Justice degree at MSUM will ready you for careers in all facets of the criminal justice system. Wherever your passion lies, you’ll be exceptionally prepared to enter the workforce and make a difference in what you do. Students pursuing a career in law enforcement must pass a licensing examination in the state in which they will work. Minnesota—especially the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metro—is one of the highest-paying states for probation officers and correctional specialists, boasting an annual median salary range between $58,000 and $81,000.
Common career options for Criminal Justice degree graduates:
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