Career Guide to UNL Majors - Criminology & Criminal Justice

Learn about the career paths of UNL students and recent graduates.


  • Administration Clerk, United States Marine Corps
  • Army Officer, United States Army
  • Assistant Ombudsman, Public Counsel/Ombudsman
  • Aviation Officer, United States Army
  • Case Worker, Department of Corrections
  • Combat Systems Officer, United States Air Force
  • Construction Laborer, Stevens and Smiths Construction
  • Consumer Protection, Nebraska Attorney General's Office
  • Corrections Officer, Nebraska State Penitentiary
  • Family Permanency Specialist, Nebraska Families Collaborative
  • Family Support Specialist, Paradigm, Inc.
  • Financial Representative, Northwestern Mutual
  • Lieutenant Platoon Leader, National Guard
  • Maintenance Control Officer, United States Army
  • Operation Specialist, One Sorses
  • Personal Banker, U.S. Bank
  • Police Officer, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Professional Bowler, Ebonite International
  • Protective Security Specialist, Academi
  • Second Lieutenant, United States Air Force
  • Talent Acquisition Assistant, Oriental Training
  • Tracker, CEDARS Youth Services
  • Youth Specialist II, CEDARS Youth Services

Further Education

  • Air Transport Administration-Bachelors, University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • Commercial Helicopter License, Hummingbird Aviation L.L.C
  • Counseling Psychology, Doane College
  • Educational Specialist, Ed.S., University of Kansas
  • Emergency Preparedness, UNMC
  • J.D., UNL
  • J.D., University of Houston
  • J.D., Law School, University of San Francisco
  • Juris Doctorate, Ohio Northern University
  • Juris Doctorate, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Juris Doctorate, Washburn University
  • Law School, UNL
  • Masters Criminology & Criminal Justice, UNO
  • Masters in Security Studies, Sam Houston State University
  • Masters of Criminology, UNL
  • Paramedic School, Creighton University
  • Initial teaching Certification, UNK
  • Masters in Theology, Augustine Institute
  • Masters of Public Administration, UNO
  • Public Administration, UNO


  • Child & Family Services, Health & Human Services
  • Child Protection Unit, Health & Human Services
  • Consumer Protection Unit, Nebraska Attorney General
  • Financial Representative, Northwestern Mutual
  • First Husker Peer Mentor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Intern, Nebraska Attorney General's Office
  • Intern, Nebraska Legal Services
  • Intern, Nebraska Probation Administration
  • Intern, Nebraska State Adult Parole
  • Intern, Nebraska State Penitentiary
  • Intern, Public Defender's Office
  • Intern, Sarpy County Sheriff
  • Intern, U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security
  • Intern, U.S. Marshal's Service
  • Intern, United States Probation
  • Intern, Voices of Hope
  • Juvenile Services, Health & Human Services
  • Legislative Affairs Intern, Open Sky Policy Institute
  • Victim Witness, Lincoln Police Department

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