Corrections Management Graduate Certificate

Corrections managers perform a crucial function in the criminal justice system. Develop a comprehensive understanding of correctional administration to prepare for leadership positions in this field. Learn about administrative functions in the world of criminal justice through this certificate. When you earn your graduate certificate in corrections management, you'll learn about leadership functions in institutional management and related fields like public administration. You’ll also gain a deeper understanding of management challenges and policy development. This approach can help you prepare for specialized and front-line roles in corrections. This certificate can be pursued as a stand-alone program or concurrently with an ASU Online master’s program. You may be able to share credits between the certificate program and the Master of Arts in criminal justice online program, subject to Graduate College policy guidelines.

Course syllabus:

  1. Seminar in Corrections

  2. Seminar in Criminal Justice Organization and Management

  3. Prison and Jail Administration

  4. Community Corrections

  5. Public Management