Welcome to Pitt’s Policy, Law & Public Service Career Community! Students in this community will have an interest in analyzing information, criminal investigations, government regulations, and critical thinking. 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.

There can be overlap between Policy, Law & Public Service and Education, Cultures, and Human Services. As you review the information below, consider the wide range of career options open to you with your academic background.

What to do after submitting law school application

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Types of Employee Benefits and Perks

Types of Employee Benefits and Perks

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A Day in the Life of Cyber Security Specialist

A Day in the Life of a Cyber Security Specialist

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Community Health Career Paths and Jobs

https://www.publichealth.org/careers/community-health/

 

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2022 Remote Internships in Criminal Justice

https://www.internships.com/criminal-justice/virtual

 

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  • Pittsburgh
  • Associate Attorney Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
  • Washington DC
  • Foreign Service Officer US Department of State
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Director of Residence Life Nova Southeastern University
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Program Coordinator - MSW Program University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work
  • Erie, PA
  • Co-Founder and Director of Education We Are Courageous Kids, LLC
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Program and Outreach Coordinator University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work
  • Aurora, CO
  • Clinical Biochemical Genetics Fellow University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Graduate Student Advisor University of Pittsburgh Katz Graduate School of Business
  • Warren, NJ
  • Analytical Chemist NanoTech Pharma Inc.
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Health Equity Program Officer Deloitte

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