(EAGAN, Minn. – May 21, 2012) Argosy University, Twin Cities is pleased to announce that it will be hosting an informal discussion and employer panel highlighting experts in the field of criminal justice and law enforcement on Thursday, June 7, 2012 at its campus, located at 1515 Central Parkway in Eagan. The event is open to the public and offered at no charge.
The event begins at 4 p.m. with an informational meeting with Dr. Eric Evenson, Psy. D., L. P., Chief Psychologist of the Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) in Waseca, MN to discuss the psychology of offenders and their recovery. The FCI houses female offenders and offers programs including residential drug treatment and a gender-specific trauma based residential treatment unit. Dr. Evenson is a 2002 Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology graduate of the Minnesota School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Twin Cities.
An employer panel will begin at 5 p.m. with experts in varying higher education and criminal justice/law enforcement backgrounds. Panel members include individuals from private security firms, the Minnesota Department of Human Services, recruiters from the Mall of America and Federal Bureau of Prisons, State Operated Forensic Services (SOFS) sex offender program, as well as Dr. Evenson. Panelists will be discussing their career paths and experiences as well as the hiring trends in this growing field of employment. Additionally, the panel members will describe steps that job seekers will need to take when seeking public and private sector employment in the criminal justice and law enforcement industry.
For more information or to RSVP, contact Kris Fern at 651-846-3300.
About Argosy University
Argosy University (www.argosy.edu), with 28 campus locations in 13 states and its online program, is a private academic institution dedicated to providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to students in a supportive learning environment where academic knowledge is enriched by the acquisition of interpersonal skills vital to success. Argosy University has seven colleges: Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Business, Education, Health Sciences,Undergraduate Studies, The Art Institute of California and Western State College of Law With one of the largest communities of graduate students in the nation, Argosy University offers doctoral and master's degree programs in Psychology, Business, Counseling and Education. The institution also offers bachelor's degree programs in Psychology, Business, Liberal Arts and Criminal Justice and, through The Art Institute of California, serves as an important source of education for design, media arts, fashion and culinary arts students and professionals. Degree level and programs offered vary by location. Full and part-time law programs are offered through Western State College of Law. Argosy University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, California, 94501, http://www.wascsenior.org). Licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education, License No. 2610. See auprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.