Student Opportunities

Do Your Future Justice
Join Our Team and Make a Difference in the World!

At the U.S. Department of Justice, picture yourself as an Attorney, Special Agent, Engineer, Auditor, Information Technology Specialist, Criminal Investigator, Scientist, Medical Professional, Correctional Officer, Budget/Management Specialist, Chemist, Forensic Scientist, Management/Program Analyst, Accountant, Intelligence Research Specialist, Paralegal Specialist. Your door to these careers and many others can be opened at the Department of Justice (DOJ).

DOJ is the nation's primary law enforcement agency with a mission to enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the law; provide federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime; seek just punishment for those guilty of unlawful behavior; and, ensure fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans.

DOJ offers a variety of student programs such as the Attorney General's Honors Program, various Legal Intern Programs, the Student Temporary Employment Program, Student Career Experience Program, Presidential Management Fellows Program, Federal Career Intern Program, Workforce Recruitment Program, Student Volunteer Program, Outstanding Scholar appointments, and others. Visit Student Programs to learn more about each of these programs.

If you're interested in joining our team, visit the various bureau links to see where you can fit in to make a difference in the world!

Quick Links
Student Programs
Questions and Answers
Student Employment Program Managers

Law Enforcement
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives
Bureau of Prisons
Drug Enforcement Administration
Federal Bureau of Investigation (interns)
United States Marshals Service
Legal
Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management
Antitrust Division
Civil Division
Civil Rights Division
Criminal Division
Executive Office of Immigration Review
Executive Office for United States Attorneys
Executive Office of United States Trustees
Environment and Natural Resources Division
Tax Division

General Management & Support
Office of Inspector General
Office of Justice Programs