Certificate In Correctional Management
Students participate in the ctmiculum for the correctional management cetiificate to gain further understanding of how the development and implementation of effective managerial skills can have a positive impact on the correctional process and to increase their own personal career mobilily.
WHY consider a Correctional Management Certificate?
- To improve interactions wilh administration
- + To enhance communications with co-workers
- + To develop skills in working with inmates
- + To improve opportunities for promotion
- + To earn academic credit
WHO is eligible to enroll for a Correctional Management Certificate?
- Persons who have a high school diploma or have acquired a GED and who have been admitted to an accredited college or university.
WHAT arc the certificate requirements?
- Students must complete the five course requirements of the certificate program for a total of 15 credits. All courses must be completed with a 2.0 or better grade awarded.
WHERE are the courses available?
- Through the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at !UN, and other IU campuses in the state.
WHAT happens ifl decide to enroll in a degree program?
- The School of Public and Environmental Affairs also offers Associate and Bachelor Degrees in Criminal Justice.
WHEN can I enroll in the Correctional Management Certificate program?
- Courses are offered every semester and usually in the summer.
HOW do I enroll in courses?
- You must first register as a student at !UN or another IU campus.
- Meet with one of the academic advisors who teaches criminal justice courses at !UN.
- Enroll in courses through the standard registration format as required in the schedule of classes.
WHAT courses arc required for the certificate?
- J I 0 I -Introduction to the American Criminal Justice System + J304 -Correctional Law
- J331 -Introduction to Conections + J370-Special Topic: Correctional Administration
- J3 70-Special Topic: Correctional Counseling (Note: Other SPEA courses offered may be approved for substitution of the J370 courses with advisor approval)
WHERE can I find more information ?
You can find out more about the certificate program as well as other options offered through the School of Public and Environmental Affairs by visiting our web site at http:/ /www.iun.edu/~nwacadem/speanw/.