Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice

Learn Outside the Classroom

As an urban center situated on the Niagara Frontier, Buffalo offers numerous and diverse opportunities for criminal justice internships.  Juniors and seniors can participate in internships with such organizations as: 

  • The U.S. District Attorney’s Office
  • The Erie County District Attorney’s Office
  • The U.S. Department of Probation and Parole
  • Child Protective Services
  • Crisis Services
  • The Erie County Sheriff's Department and local police departments

Gamma Theta is the Canisius College chapter of Alpha Phi Sigma, the national criminal justice honor society, whose aim is to promote scholarship and interest in all criminal justice fields. Some recent activities of this organization include a tour of the Attica Correctional Facility and a career panel of five guest speakers who discussed their careers in criminal justice.