Hands-On Experience:

Internships, available to students in their junior and senior years, offer invaluable experience that can bring concepts and theories to life. Students can sample potential careers, build their resumes, and learn new skills. Sociology majors have recently interned at organizations such as:

  • Family Court of Lackawanna County
  • United Neighborhood Centers
  • Scranton Counseling Center
  • Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce
  • Lackawanna County Bureau of Children and Youth Services
  • Economic Development Council of Northeastern Pennsylvania
  • Regional Hospital Social Service Department
  • American Red Cross
  • United Way of Lackawanna County
  • Catholic Social Services of Lackawanna County

Criminal justice students have completed internships in settings such as:

  • District Attorney’s office
  • Federal court administrator’s office
  • State and municipal police agencies
  • Private security
  • Drug and rehabilitation services
  • Federal probation
  • U.S. Marshals
  • U.S. Secret Service
  • County and state prisons
  • Juvenile court