Welcome to the Policy, Law, and Public Safety Community

Policy, Law, and Public Safety career community is a popular area at Rutgers University. If you are interested in a career that will allow you to showcase your skills in critical thinking, problem-solving, communication, and community engagement, the Policy, Law, and Public Safety career community at Rutgers University might be the perfect fit for you! Career opportunities in this field include, but are not limited to, public administrators, analysts, lawyers, police officers, emergency managers, and criminal investigators. Students can work in a variety of sectors including government, legislation, activism, court systems, non-profits, NGOs, and law enforcement.

Students and alumni in this community will have an interest in analyzing information, or criminal investigation, government regulations, critical thinking, and writing skills.

There can be overlap in career areas bridging Policy, Law and Public Safety, and Education, Human Services. Explore the resources below, Rutgers alumni mentors, career outcomes, and related career communities. As you review this information consider the wide range of career options open to you with your academic background.