|Major||Why major?||What can I do with this major?|
Criminal Justice, B.A.
|Becuase you want to learn more about the causes of crime, law enforcement, the justice system and corrections.||State trooper, sheriff, police officer, detective, Drug Enforcement Administration, FBI, U.S. Marshals Service, criminologist, corrections officer, private security.|
|Because a broad understanding of people can be acquired by studying major events in history, including the impact they have on our lives.||Historian for public agencies, print or broadcast media, museums, archives, teacher.|
Human Services – Psychology, B.S.
|Because delving into how the human mind works allows you to see how it influences our thinking, behavior and relationships.||Family counselor, group therapist, individual counselor, school counselor, business and marketing consultant.|
Human Services – Sociology, B.A.
|Because learning how and why people behave the way they do can lead to understanding the root causes of social problems (e.g., poverty, discrimination, crime...).||Advocacy groups, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Department of Housing and Urban Development, United Way, foster and adoption agencies, social service agencies, national and local nonprofit agencies.|
Political Science, B.A.
|Because you want to acquire a broad understanding about the roles of governments, politics and international affairs.||Activist or consultant in government agencies, teacher, politician, nonprofit organizations.|
Ashley Bidwell graduated in May 2011 with a degree in human services/psychology. She works as a caseworker for Mental Health, an affiliate of COMCARE. Bidwell is a children’s attendant care, providing services for children with severe emotional disturbances. “It takes a lot of patience because some of your kids are very challenging,” she said.