Criminal Justice Correctional Officer
The Criminal Justice Correctional Officer associate's degree prepares students for a career in corrections. The program includes instruction in professional communications, corrections security, and emergency procedures. The program also provides a foundation to prepare the student for future promotion.
This program is also the suggested Criminal Justice tract for students planning on transferring to a four-year university prior to entering the workforce or seeking a career in criminal justice that does not require certification as a law enforcement officer.
Students will complete the 160 hour Basic Jail Officer Academy in their first year of the program.
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