Law Enforcement Degree Career Options

Law enforcement agencies have become increasingly sophisticated and need educated staff with communication, critical thinking, and technology skills to accomplish their mission. More than a third of law enforcement agencies require at least some college, and a Bachelor of Arts degree is the most effective way to advance your career in law enforcement. The many organizations in which you could apply your Bachelor of Arts in Law Enforcement include:

  • Local Police Departments
  • Sheriff's Departments
  • US Drug Enforcement Administration
  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
  • Federal Bureau of Investigations
  • Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation