Criminology And The Criminology Field Essay

780 Words Oct 6th, 2015 4 Pages
The reason that I choose criminology from all majors was because I was in the process of changing majors and I had no idea what I wanted to major in so I went on the career and services on the Fresno state page. I took two assessments, which were Eureka and true colors that help me, figure which career fields best suit me. After that I started looking through all the majors and seeing which one interested me. Criminology was a major/ career that interested me the most from all other majors. Another reason that I became interested in the criminology field was because I have always wanted to give back to my community. I felt that by being a cop I could help out by keeping my community safe. After deciding which major I wanted to major in the toughest part was choosing was one of the four options that are in the criminology field. Law enforcement was one of my first choices, but I was also interested in the Victimology option. So I started doing research on both fields and I decided that Law enforcement interested me the most. Some of the things I research up were what is their daily job like, what are the requirements, etc.
My career goals in criminology are to graduate with a bachelor’s degree in Law Enforcement. Once I graduate I plan on becoming a police officer. I know that for that to happen I have to apply to the police academy and graduate from it and be at least 21 years of age. But since I wont be 21 years of age when I graduate I plan to get a job and when I am old…

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