Sharon Arnold, professor of sociology, speaks at the sociology and criminal justice departmental awards ceremony

Research Opportunities

The criminal justice faculty provide real-world learning opportunities through field trips, student-faculty research, expert guest lecturers, and professional internships. These internships enable students to learn from direct experience in the field, and provide students with valuable networks, references, and leads for future employment opportunities.



  • Area Agency on Aging
  • Berks County Office of the Public Defender
  • Berks County Youth Center
  • Bethany Children's Home
  • Common Sense Adoption Services
  • Community Services Group
  • Cornwall Manor
  • Dauphin County Services for Children and Youth
  • Derry Township Police Department
  • Domestic Violence Intervention
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Juvenile Probation Office
  • Keystone Children and Family Services
  • Keystone Residence
  • Lebanon County Adult Probation
  • Lebanon County Detectives
  • Lebanon County Juvenile Probation
  • Lebanon Family Health Services
  • Lebanon Valley Home
  • Northwestern Academy
  • North Wildwood Police Department
  • PA Board of Probation and Parole
  • PA Department of Community and Economic Development
  • PA Department of Public Welfare
  • PA State Government
  • ParentWorks
  • Philhaven Hospital
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central PA
  • Sexual Assault Resource and Counseling Center
  • Youth Advocate Program, Inc.