Student Activities, References, and Career Resources

Students in the criminal justice department are encouraged to participate in the Criminal Justice Society.

In addition, the websites below may be useful as references in your criminal justice coursework, and as you plan for internships and your career.

Style Guides

The Criminal Justice discipline bases its citation formats on the Chicago Manual of Style, so if you are majoring in criminal justice, you may want to invest in a copy of this important resource. You can read more about it, and get a copy, by visiting the Chicago Manual of Style website.

If you would like to examine “quick guides” that will help you to cite your sources correctly, we recommend the following websites:

Professional Organizations

Career Resources

Career Services at Pace University has compiled an excellent list of resources for preparing for your job search and for planning your career in the criminal justice and law fields.

If you are interested in a career with the federal goverment, we encourage you to visit the following: