Corrections offers many exciting career opportunities at the state, local and federal levels. The Bureau of Labor and Statistics reports that correctional officer jobs are expected to grow 16 percent from 2006-16. The median salary for a correctional officer is $35,760 and the highest paid 10 percent of correctional officers earn more than $58,000 annually. If you would like more information on the outlook for this career, please read this excerpt from the BLS job outlook handbook.
Kellogg Community College offers the following degrees and/or certificates in Corrections:
- Associate of Applied Science in Corrections
- Michigan Correctional Officers Training Council approved Certificate in Corrections
- Michigan Sheriffs Coordinating and Training Council approved Local Correctional Academy