Government & Law School Career Fair

Monday, April 6, 2015 -- 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Police Departments, Secret Service, Homeland Security, Human/Public Service, Peace Corps, Military, 12 Law Schools and more!

Murray State University Curris Center Ballroom, 3rd Floor, Chestnut Street, Murray, KY 42071 - West of Tennis Courts

Congressman Edward Whitfield, US Representative for the 1st Congressional District of Kentucky, will welcome participants at 11:00 am, then mingle with the agencies until 1:00 pm.

The US State Department will be represented by a high ranking senior diplomat to recruit ALL majors for Foreign Service careers.

The Peace Corps offers ALL majors unique opportunities to represent the USA and to serve humanity. Not only will you explore the world and grow personally, but you may become proficient in a foreign language which will open many doors for you. Most graduate institutions and all federal government agencies will give you admission/employment preference after serving in the Peace Corps!

The Red Cross offers volunteer opportunities to serve your community and build your resume. ALL majors.

Please carpool-if you travel by bus or van, please contact to reserve parking.

Agencies Registered as of 23 March 2015

Federal (All Majors)

ATF – Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

DEA – Drug Enforcement Administration

FBI – Federal Bureau of Investigations

TSA - Transportation Security Administration

US Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Prisons

United States Penitentiary Marion, Marion, IL (Medium security)

United States Penitentiary McCreary, Pine Knot, KY (High security)

US Fish & Wildlife Service - Office of Law Enforcement

US Forest Service

US Peace Corps

US Postal Inspection Service

US Secret Service

US State Department [Diplomatic Security & ALL majors for Foreign Service careers]


Arkansas State Police – Highway Patrol

Indiana State Police

Indiana Department of Corrections

American Red Cross – Western Kentucky Chapter

Kentucky Administrative Office of the Court - Pretrial Services

Kentucky Department for Community Based Services

Kentucky Department of Corrections

Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources - Law Enforcement

Kentucky Department of Juvenile Justice

Kentucky Probation and Parole

Kentucky Sheriffs Boys and Girls Ranch

Kentucky State Forensic Laboratories - Western Laboratory Branch, Madisonville

Kentucky State Police

Purchase Area Sexual Assault & Child Advocacy Center, Paducah, KY

Missouri Department of Conservation (including wildlife law enforcement)

Missouri Department of Corrections

Missouri State Highway Patrol

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation

Tennessee Department of Corrections

Tennessee Highway Patrol

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (including wildlife law enforcement)

County Sheriffs

Calloway County Sheriff’s Office

City PDs

Huntsville Police Department, AL

Carbondale Police Department, IL

Decatur Police Department, IL

Evansville Police Department, IN

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, IN

Bowling Green Police Department, KY

Elizabethtown Police Department, KY

Henderson Police Department, KY

Hopkinsville Police Department, KY

Lexington Fayette Urban County Government Division of Police, KY

Louisville Metro Police Department, KY

Madisonville Police Department, KY

Murray Police Department, KY

Murray State University Police Department, KY

Owensboro Police Department, KY

Paducah Police Department, KY

Cape Girardeau Police Department, MO

St. Louis County Missouri Police Department, MO

Brentwood Police Department, TN

Memphis Police Department, TN

Murfreesboro Police Department, TN

Smyrna Police Department, TN

Dallas Police Department, TX

Houston Police Department, TX


Department of Military Science (ROTC), Murray State University, KY

Illinois Army National Guard - all majors

Kentucky Army National Guard – all majors

US Air Force – General Officer Programs – all majors

US Air Force - Health Professions: Nursing, psychology, social work, medicine, dentistry, etc.

US Army – all majors

US Coast Guard – all majors

US Marines – Officer Selection Station – Lexington – all majors

US Navy – General Officer Programs – all majors

US Navy – Health Professions: Nursing, psychology, social work, medicine, dentistry, etc.

Law Schools

Indiana University, Bloomington, IN - Maurer School of Law

Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN - Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Mississippi College, Jackson, MS - School of Law

Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY - Chase College of Law

Ohio State University, Columbus, OH - Moritz College of Law

Samford University, Birmingham, AL - Cumberland School of Law

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL - School of Law

University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY - College of Law

University of Louisville, Louisville, KY - Louis D. Brandeis School of Law

University of Memphis, Memphis, TN - Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law

University of Missouri, Columbia, MO - School of Law

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN - College of Law


Criminal Justice Program & Criminal Justice Society, Murray State University, KY

Master of Public Administration (MPA) Program, Murray State University, KY

Transfer Center, Murray State University, KY

Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO – Master’s Program - Department of Criminal Justice & Sociology

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL - MS/PhD Programs - Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice