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Networking Resources
Start building your professional network early in order to build relationships that will later help you when setting up your Professional Practice Experience. 

Federal Internships in for Homeland Security and Emergency Management majors

  1. Pathways to Success Federal Internships for Students

​An internship program for students to explore Federal careers while in school.

       2. Presidential Management Fellows Program (PMF)

A fellowship program for graduate students interested in Federal employment opportunities.

Social and Criminal Justice 

The Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences is an international association established in 1963 to foster professional and scholarly activities in the field of criminal justice. ACJS promotes criminal justice education, research, and policy analysis within the discipline of criminal justice for both educators and practitioners.

Homeland Security

The National Homeland Security Association sponsors the National Homeland Security Conference. The Conference is the annual meeting of local Homeland Security and emergency management professionals from the Nation’s largest metropolitan areas. It has become the best attended and most highly anticipated homeland security and emergency management conference of the year as it focuses on all emergency response disciplines at all levels of government.

Emergency Management

The National Emergency Management Association is a nonpartisan, nonprofit 501(c)(3) association dedicated to enhancing public safety by improving the nation's ability to prepare for, respond to, and recover from all emergencies, disasters, and threats to our nation's security.


The National Organization for Human Services serves to promote partnership, collaboration, and awareness among students, practitioners, and educators in the human services profession, as well as adherence to the human services professional code of ethics.

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Professional Organization Links

A Career in Homeland Security: Marketing Your Skills and Education.

Professional Organization Links