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Career Area: Law, Public Safety and Security
Associate Degree
Program Number: 10-504-7
Approximately 2 Years to Complete
Credit Program
Average Annual Tuition: $4167

Criminal Justice Corrections & Community Advocacy Careers

Average Median Wage

$41867

Criminal Justice Corrections & Community Advocacy Programs

Corrections and community advocacy staff work in a variety of ways to secure the safety and security of the inmates and staff in jails, prisons, juvenile detention facilities, halfway houses, and shelter care facilities. Many work to keep order within the facility, stepping in to quell disturbances and prevent escape attempts.

Others may work behind the scenes to assist social workers with developing, organizing, and conducting programs. In this role, they work to prevent and resolve problems relevant to substance abuse, human relationships, rehabilitation, or dependent care.

Criminal Justice Corrections & Community Advocacy Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
Mid-State Criminal Justice Corrections & Community Advocacy at Mid-State
Mid-State Corrections & Community Advocacy at Mid-State