Internships, Field Work & Co-ops

Students in the Criminal Justice program may elect to complete a three-credit Field Work course, CJ 496.  Each student will be assigned to a department or agency involved in or related to the field of criminal justice.  After mutual agreement on the definition of the tasks involved, students will gain practical, supervised experience in the field through this experience.

Criminal Justice Field Work Agency Affiliations

Law Enforcement

  • Bay City Police Department
  • Bay County Sheriff Department
  • Caro Police Department
  • Davison Township Police Department
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Fenton City Police Department
  • Flushing City Police Department
  • Flushing Township Police Department
  • Gladwin County Sheriff Department
  • Huron County Sheriff Department
  • Lapeer County Sheriff Department
  • MichiganState Police - Bad Axe
  • Michigan State Police - Bay City
  • Michigan State Police - Bridgeport
  • Midland City Police Department
  • Midland County Sheriff Department
  • Oakland County Sheriff Department
  • Saginaw City Police Department,  read about Ta'nay Williams' field work experience
  • Saginaw County Sheriff Department,  read about Ed Clark's internship experience
  • SVSU Public Safety
  • Tuscola County Sheriff Department
  • U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
  • U.S. Secret Service


  • Bay County Circuit Court
  • Bay County Probate Court
  • Bay County Public Defender's Office
  • Genesee County Circuit Court
  • Huron County Circuit Court
  • Intensive Probation Program of Bay County
  • Lapeer County Circuit Court
  • Macomb County Circuit Court
  • Midland County Circuit Court
  • Saginaw County District Court
  • Sanilac County Probate Court
  • Tuscola County Circuit Court
  • U.S. Federal District Court

Juvenile and Domestic Relations

  • Bay County Juvenile Home
  • Family Independence Agency of Saginaw
  • Midland County Juvenile Home
  • Saginaw County Juvenile Home
  • Teen Ranch
  • Women's Center of Bay City
  • Wolverine Human Services

Corrections - Adult

  • Buena Vista Corrections Center
  • Saginaw Correctional Facility
  • Standish Correctional Facility

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