Public, Social Services, & Law Career Community

This career community includes those interested in careers related to families and individuals in need, including advocacy, counseling and mental health, childhood development services, and family and community services.  It also includes those interested in careers related to professional legal services, public safety, corrections, and protective services, and for those interested in working in politics at the local, state, national, and international levels.

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Related Majors and Concentrations:

  • Psychology
  • Sociology/Anthropology
  • Social Work
  • Gerontology
  • Childhood Studies
  • Literature
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Forensic Psychology/Investigations


  • Political Science
  • Philosophy and Religion
  • Criminal Justice
  • History
  • Language and Culture Studies
  • Economics
  • Homeland Security
  • Pre-Law


Meet the Advisor:

Patrick Burns

Patrick Burns
Assistant Director of Career Education & Development