Professionals in the field of Corrections promote public safety through research-based practices that motivate behavioral changes and community healing after criminal behavior occurs. We emphasize approaches to working with and enhancing the lives of a diverse population of justice-involved people.

Corrections Programs
The College of Social and Behavorial Sciences offers a variety of corrections programs to provide an enriching educational experience for our students and to prepare them for future careers and success.

About Corrections
The Sociology and Corrections Department examines the social forces that shape our individual and collective social experiences through undergraduate and graduate degree programs and courses.

About Corrections

The Mission of the Corrections Program is to promote a humane Correctional system that is fair and just.


Contact Corrections to connect with an advisor. For general College advising visit the SBS Advising Center.

Apply Today

Complete your application for admissions now or declare your major in Corrections.

Career Opportunities

Learn more about careers and opportunities applicable to Corrections program graduates locally and throughout the world. Graduates are prepared to take their big ideas and make a real-world impact.


The Corrections program offers a variety of learning opportunities to prepare students to excel in and out of the classroom.

Real-World Experiences

Corrections students have many opportunities to get practical, hands-on experience preparing for their future careers.

Scholarships and Financial Assistance

A variety of scholarships and financial aid options are available to Corrections students. View current opportunities.

Contact Corrections

Contact Corrections with questions or for more information.

Criminal Justice Learning Community

Connect socially and academically with other students that share interest in Criminal Justice.