Graduates are eligible to work in a variety of capacities within the criminal justice field, including city and county law enforcement agencies, corrections and probation systems, and private/corporate security. Additional education and experience may be required to work in specific capacities at the state and federal levels.
The ability to be hired by a law enforcement agency may be impaired by any arrest record, juvenile or adult. Learn how your criminal history matters.
Example Careers and Average Wages
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators
|Gambling Surveillance Officers and Gambling Investigators
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers
Source: 2022 Iowa Wage Report, Iowa Workforce Development