Investigation Training & Degree Programs
Detective Training & JobsTo enter public or private investigation, you can take on-campus or online degree programs designed specifically to teach you about investigative work. Degrees in related fields, especially law enforcement and criminal justice, also provide a good background for investigation.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs in public and private investigation will grow faster than most, but there will be plenty of competition for work. If you have good computer forensic skills, your chances of finding detective work will be greatest.