Liberty University Online

Master of Science in Criminal Justice: Corrections Management

Address:

1971 University Blvd.

Lynchburg, VA 24502

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Criminal Justice: Corrections Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

Liberty University’s 100% online Master of Science (M.S.) in Criminal Justice – Corrections Management is designed to help students looking to shift positions in the corrections field. They will learn about the management of facilities such as prisons and jails. Students can also learn about new trends and programs that seek to reintegrate offenders into the community. They will learn the latest alternatives to incarceration and how to implement programs that reduce the rate of recidivism, which is when offenders commit the same crime again. Whether they are new to the corrections industry or are looking to advance positions, this corrections management program is an excellent option. The Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Corrections Management also provides a broad basis in criminal justice knowledge but focuses on corrections-related fields, be it in prison facilities or helping with programs related to them. Students can also gain useful knowledge about the staffing of facilities, how to handle inmate health, and security concerns. Students who graduate with this corrections management degree can pursue a wide range of positions such as corrections officer, deputy warden, parole officer, probation officer, senior police officer, and more.

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Available to many students and parents, loans are an option for funding one's education.

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