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Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Science
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This program prepares students for a broad variety of positions in the corrections and criminal justice system. Students are prepared to enter positions such as probation and parole officer (adult/juvenile); case worker in correctional treatment programs, case manager in correctional facilities, correctional officer, restorative justice officer, juvenile correctional service provider, correctional planner, volunteer coordinator in correctional agencies, federal correctional officer.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota State University, Mankato 56002

Labor Market Information

  • Correctional Officers and Jailers

  • Median wage: $22.76/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • College Criminal Justice Teachers

  • Median wage: $59,516/year-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato
122 Taylor Center Mankato, MN 56001 Toll-Free: (800) 722-0544 Local: (507) 389-1822 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: