Corrections, Certificate

Certificate in Corrections (380011C)

*Admission to this program has been suspended*

This certificate introduces the student to a variety of current issues in corrections. This certificate may be earned independent of earning a degree.

Program Contact
Dr. David Licate
Professor and Program Coordinator for Criminal Justice Studies

The following information has official approval of the Department of Criminal Justice Studies and The Buchtel College of Arts & Sciences, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this certificate is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.

The following courses constitute a “Certificate in Criminal Justice Studies - Corrections” and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 overall for the certificate to be noted on the student’s record.


Required Courses18
Total Hours18

Required Courses

SOWK:255Effective Workplace Relationships3
CRJU:100Introduction to Criminal Justice3
CRJU:103Introduction to Corrections3
CRJU:270Community Corrections3
CRJU:275Legal Aspects of Corrections3
SOWK:269Criminal Justice & Addiction3
Total Hours18