The Career and Professional Development Center is open! To schedule an appointment, call 508-213-2489 or email us at cpdc@nichols.edu for more information.

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice majors work in all branches of public and private life, using their skills to bring peace of mind to neighborhoods, businesses, and emerging markets around the world. No matter what kind of job you’re looking for in Criminal Justice, you need a program focused on experiential learning and internships, with a curriculum built on ethical and sustainable security practices. 

Our Criminal Justice faculty have worked across industries in law enforcement, corrections, forensics, research, counterterrorism, cybersecurity, military, and social work. Their years of real-world experience breathe life into our Criminal Justice curriculum and prepare students like you for the realities of these rewarding careers. 

Our core curriculum is grounded in the liberal arts and adaptable to our five core tracks, including a focus on counterterrorism, courts, law enforcement, policy, and social work. 

Featured Articles

Fall 2022 Etiquette Dinner

The Etiquette Dinner that is hosted by the Career and Professional Development Center was held on Tuesday, November 8th. At this dinner, students are met with two table hosts, one internal host from Nichols and one external host from the …

By Cristen McSweeney
Cristen McSweeney
Read more »

Grad’s Guide to Kickstarting Your Career: Top jobs, cities and industries

2022 Guide to Kickstarting Your Career: The top jobs, industries and cities to launch your professional journey

Brush up on your skills

What are entry-level employers looking for in new hires? Beyond the minimum requirements for each particular job — coursework …

Read more »

Sidebar

Ask a Bison!

Employer Project Experiences

Try a bite-sized 5-6 virtual work experience program here that replicates work at top companies. You will gain new skills and tools to give you a strategic advantage in the job market!

Contact & Location

Phone
508-213-2489
Address

Fels Student Center, Suite 201
121 Center Road
PO Box 5000
Dudley, MA 01571

CPDC Service Hours

M 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
T 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
W 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
TH 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm