Internships

About Internships

  • Course credit for practical learning
  • Professional experience and career development
  • Available to both undergraduate and graduate students
  • Available to both Criminology majors and minors (others on a case-by-case basis)
  • Available to both face-to-face and online/distance students
  • May be done with a wide variety of public or private criminal justice agencies
  • Course may be taken twice (up to 6 credit hours)

Contact the Internship Coordinator, Dr. Jason Nicholson, for more information!

Requirements & Application Process

  • Minimum junior-level status
  • Minimum 2.5 overall GPA
  • Earned at least a C in CRIM 1100
  • Internship Coordinator approval
  • Deadline for Summer Internship Applications: April 15th

Apply Now

Find more information here: Criminology Internships (pdf)

Testimonialsfrom Internship Supervisors

KEAMBER CHESTER

Carroll Co court Clerk

  • "KeAmber quickly became part of our 'team'. She was a great worker and a real pleasure to have around."

HALIE HAMMOND

Tapestri, Inc

  • "Ms. Hammond was an excellent addition to our team. She is reliable, responsible, and always willing to go above & beyond her assignment."

EMILY MEINERT

Judge Mark Martin, Magisterial District Court, Mechanicsburg, PA

  • "It was a true delight to have had Emily intern with us. Emily is very amicable and pleasant, yet belies a no-nonsense attitude when appropriate. She is a quick learner and quickly adapts to the fluidity of the court system. I anticipate that Emily will succeed at whatever she sets upon in life. She absolutely represented your school in an admirable fashion; I would welcome more students of her caliber."

Contact us

CONTACT US

Dr. Jason Nicholson
Location: Pafford 230
Email: jasonn@westga.edu