Correctional Studies and Administration

This 18-credit, 6-course certificate is designed for individuals who are working in local, county, state, or federal correctional facilities. It provides theoretical and practical application relative to operation of the facilities and inmate issues.

At least four courses must be selected from the following:
COMM 2101 - Professional Communication
PADM 4556 - Legal Issues in Corrections
PADM 4557 - Inmate Behavior Management
PADM 4558 - Critical Incident Management in Corrections
PADM 4559 - Health Issues in Correctional Institutions
PADM 4560 - Diversity in the Correctional Environment

The remaining electives must be selected from the following:
PADM  4567 - Introduction to Gangs & Gang Behavior
PADM 4573 - Introduction to Security Management