Rural Public Safety Administration

Career Opportunities in Rural Public Safety Administration

Graduates have careers as -

  • Game Warden
  • Conservation Law Officer
  • Marine Patrol
  • State Trooper
  • Sheriff Deputy
  • Police Officer
  • Chief of Police
  • Border Patrol Agent
  • Customs and Border Officer

Employers who have hired our graduates in recent years include -

  • Maine Warden Service
  • Maine Forest Rangers
  • National Park Service
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Maine Department of Conservation
  • Fish & Game
  • Bureau of Land Management
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Bureau of Parks and Lands
  • Maine State Police
  • Local Police Departments (various)

What is the career outlook and earning potential for graduates of this program?

Bureau of Labor Statistics - Potential Occupations
and Employment Outlook

Job Code Job Title Bright Outlook Green
33-3021.01 Police Detectives    
33-3021.03 Criminal Investigators and Special Agents    
33-3051.01 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers    
33-3051.03 Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs    
43-5031.00 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers    
33-9032.00 Security Guards Bright Outlook  
33-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers    
33-1012.00 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives