Careers in Law Enforcement Administration

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

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

Discover more information about degree programs in criminal justice at Ashford University.