Internships

An internship is required for the Criminal Justice major. Our dedicated faculty will help you find internship opportunities that match your interests. These real-world experiences will build your resume and increase your professional network. Students have been placed with the following organizations:

  • City of Sioux Falls: Police Department
  • Federal: United States Probation, FBI, U.S. Marshals
  • Minnehaha County: Sheriff's Department, State Attorney’s Office, Public Defender's Office, Juvenile Detention Center
  • Private: Local law firms, Lutheran Social Services, Volunteers of America, McCrossan's Boys Ranch, Glory House
  • State of South Dakota: Department of Corrections (State Penitentiary, Division of Pardons and Paroles or Juvenile Division), Highway Patrol, Court Services