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From community policing to homeland security,
from aviation to marine law enforcement, from
forensics to communications, we've got a specialty
area that's sure to suit your unique skills and
We're the New Jersey State Police.
And we're looking for bright, energetic men and
women who are up to the challenge to be their
best. In return, you'll get the satisfaction of
protecting your community - and a sense of pride
that will last a lifetime.
We offer a great starting salary, excellent benefits
and continuous training and education in over
120 exciting career opportunities. Applicants
must be between 21 and 35 years old, a US citizen,
and must have a current driver's license. A candidate must have: (1) a bachelor's degree; OR (2) possess a minimum of 90 credits and
will complete their degree by a specified date prior to the written examination.
The deadline for completing a bachelor's degree under option
2 and remaining eligible will be announced at the time of initial application. (3) OR a candidate must have an associate's degree or 60 college
credits, PLUS at least 24 months of satisfactory employment or military experience; OR (4) 30 college credits, PLUS at least 24 months of active
duty military service with an honorable discharge. All college degrees/credits must be from an accredited college or university.