Corrections Officer Technology

Courses

Minimum program credit hours: 29

Program Codes

Degree Option
Certificates
Hegis Code
5505
Curriculum Code
1660
General Requirements
12 credit hours
6
CMM 1610: Public Speaking3
ENG 1510: English Composition I or ENG 1530: English Composition II3
3
PSY 1510: General Psychology or SOC 1510: Introduction to Sociology3
3
3
none
Core Requirements
17 credit hours
17
CRI 1350: Corrections Academy10
CRI 1310: Corrections Practicum2
CRI 1440: Inmate Direct Supervision2
CRI 1430: Inmate Classification1
CRI 1710: Criminal Justice/Substance Abusers1
CRI 1720: Criminal Justice and the Mentally Ill1
Electives none
Program Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of New York State Criminal, Penal, and Correctional Law appropriate to Correctional operations.
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of the New York State Commission of Correction’s minimum standards for local correctional facilities.
  3. Demonstrate skills in written and verbal communication, crisis intervention and inmate behavioral management.
  4. Demonstrate skills in effective problem solving and decision-making.