Are you looking for a career in intelligence or national security? AMU is hosting a national security virtual career fair on August 25. Check out the list of employers who are looking to hire qualified graduates and alumni.
By Matthew Loux
Are you considering retiring from law enforcement? Before you do, be sure you fully understand these elements of your financial situation.
Interested in a career in forensics? AMU professor and forensic scientist Kelli Callahan gives advice about what to expect from a career in forensics and the importance of having a passion for the scientific process.
By Joshua L. Adams
Today’s competitive job market is filled with employers seeking applicants who have a combination of higher education, work experience, and relevant professional certifications. The field of criminal justice is no different. Here are certification options police officers should consider to advance their career and make them more marketable.
By Erik Kleinsmith
What makes intelligence a daunting career choice is that the paths are ill-defined and often downright confusing. Unlike careers in law enforcement where you attend a training academy, there is no ROTC-like program to bring intelligence professionals into the workforce. Most people working in intelligence did not start their career in the field. So where do you start?
By Daniel Hahn
Certifications are an important part of career and professional advancement in emergency management. They offer professionals opportunities to show they have met specific benchmarks, nationally or internationally. While it is beneficial to pursue a national certification, don't overlook state and local certifications.
By Mason Pooler
In an attempt to reduce Wisconsin’s budget deficit, the governor passed Act 10, the Budget Repair Bill. This bill affected many areas of government employment, but most notably reduced funding for pension contributions and health insurance. While the state can point to measurable savings because of these budget cuts, what will be the cost to the government?