I am majoring in criminal justice and im color blinded.Do i have limited jobs?
After i finish college,i was planning on being a police officer.But now im worried because im color blinded and i might get disqualified.Also my degree would be waste because im color blinded.Any advice would really help:) Thank you!
Asked By: hope_24 - 12/17/2010
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There are other positions in criminal justice. A crime analyst may deal with crime statistics (usually computerized data) in such a manner as to provide decision-making advice on how to deploy personnel and implement programs designed to address crime problems. A criminal intelligence analyst looks at individual crimes... More
Answered By: drdr - 12/17/2010
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I would think it would be a handicap for that job since you have to describe things in detail and color at times or be on the look out for a certain color car thats stolen for example etc.
Answered By: USA MALE - 12/17/2010
It depends on the degree of color blindness. Are you totally color blind or red-green color blind? It is best to ask you career counselor since they are knowledgeable on these things.
Answered By: clayjar_azn - 12/17/2010
It will certainly be an issue for being a police officer. But there are many other jobs available in criminal justice: probation/parole officer, corrections are avenues that are worthy of consideration.
Answered By: grapejuice - 12/17/2010
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