Applications will be accepted online from
April 21st through May 5th, 2014.
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 interests.
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 anassociate’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.