Corrections Officer CJCO.S.STC

Short-term Technical Certificate - 21 Credit Hours

Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Criminal Justice Science

What is "Corrections Officer"?

This certificate is designed to provide the student with the basic skills necessary for entry-level employment as a corrections officer. All courses can be applied to the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Corrections.

Program Outcomes

  • Communicate and empathize with the clients both verbally and nonverbally.
  • Explain the basic rights of the offender within the Ohio legal and corrections system.
  • Explain the legal process and the justice system and the role of corrections in this system.

Additional Information

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program: View the Gainful Employment Information


Course Title Credits
BIS 1120 Introduction to Software Applications 3
CJS 1101 Introduction to Criminal Justice Science 3
CJS 1105 Criminal Law 3
CJS 1110 Interrogation, Documentation & Testimony 3
CJS 1165 Corrections 3
CJS 2111 Ethics & Professionalism in Criminal Justice 3
CJS 2200 Human Relations, Mediation, & Conflict Resolution 3
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