Gain the necessary skills to start your entry-level career in local and state correction facilities or price prison corporations. With Sinclair's new 100% online FlexPace course option, you can complete this program at your speed and be on your way to an exciting career in corrections!
Sinclair also has the option for you to grow your corrections education further with 2 embedded certificate options in the Corrections Associate degree, which is 60 credit hours.
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.
The Corrections Officer Certificate will prepare students for a broad range of careers in local and state correctional facilities in addition to private prison corporations. The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction on the Ohio Employment site has a continuous posting for the position of Correction Officer throughout Ohio. Many local sheriff's office and municipal jails using civilian jailers often have continuous needs for correction officers.
|Introduction to Software Applications
|Introduction to Criminal Justice Science
|Interrogation, Documentation & Testimony
|CJS 1165 (Corrections) OR CJS 1197 (Corrections Full Service Jails/Basic Correction Officer Academy )
|Ethics & Professionalism in Criminal Justice
|Human Relations, Mediation & Conflict Resolution
|English Composition I