Careers in Criminal Justice and Related Fields : From Internship to Promotion

by ;
  • ISBN13:


  • ISBN10:


  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-02-03
  • Publisher: Cengage High School

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
  • We Buy This Book Back!
    In-Store Credit: $3.15
    Check/Direct Deposit: $3.00
  • Complimentary 7-Day eTextbook Access - Read more
    When you rent or buy this book, you will receive complimentary 7-day online access to the eTextbook version from your PC, Mac, tablet, or smartphone. Feature not included on Marketplace Items.
List Price: $104.00 Save up to $89.15
  • Rent Book $23.30
    Add to Cart Free Shipping


    7-Day eTextbook Access 7-Day eTextbook Access


Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
  • The Used, Rental and eBook copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.


CAREERS IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND RELATED FIELDS: FROM INTERNSHIP TO PROMOTION, 6E, is an invaluable resource for both readers planning to enter the criminal justice field and for those already working in the field looking for professional development, job change, or promotional advancement. Written by seasoned professionals, this book provides all the key information you need, from identifying the right criminal justice career path for you, to successful job-search strategies, to how to succeed and advance once you are working in the criminal justice field.

Table of Contents

The Challenge
Employment Trends: The World of Work
First Responders: Careers in Law Enforcement, Public Safety and Related Fields
Careers in the Courts, Corrections and Related Fields
Careers in Private Security
On Choosing a Career: Knowing the Job and Yourself
Internships: Testing the Waters
Meeting the Challenge: Preparing
Physical Fitness and Testing
Other Forms of Testing
Attributes of Successful Candidates
The RTsumT: Selling Yourself on Paper
Preparing for Not Getting the Job
Job-Seeking Strategies
The Application Process: Finding and Applying for Jobs
Your Job-Seeking Uniform: Presenting Yourself as THE One to Hire
The Interview: A Closer Look
Your Future In Your Chosen Profession
At Last, You've Got the Job+Congratulations!
The Career Ladder: Insights into Promotion and Job Change
Job Loss and Change: The Road Less Traveled
Author Index Subject
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Write a Review