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Corrections Certificate

PROGRAM SUMMARY

This certificate prepares students for entry level positions in the correctional field. It also provides a foundation for the Liberal Studies – Criminal Justice Emphasis Associates of Arts.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

1. Describe key developments in the history of corrections
2. Discuss the philosophical or theoretical bases for various developments in corrections
3. Explain the structures and functions of the three-part criminal justice system (enforcement, judicial, corrections)
4. Explain the systems and processes within a corrections facility
5. Relate sentencing options to various corrections settings
6. Describe the application of key laws and constitutional principles to corrections
7. Discuss methods for addressing challenges in corrections such as contraband, manipulative offenders, or dangers to inmates or employees

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:

Tashina Emery
Liberal Studies Department Chair


temery@kbocc.edu
(906) 524-8301
Wabanung Campus – Rm 301

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS


CJ110 Introduction to Criminal Justice – 4 credits
CJ220 Introduction to Corrections – 4 credits
CJ221 Roles of the Corrections Client – 4 credits
Electives (Choose any CJ course) – 4 credits

TOTAL CREDITS – 4 credits