Since October 1, 1987 ALL Michigan State Corrections Officers hired are required to have 15 semester or 23 quarter college credit hours earned through one of the following options:
Five (5) specific corrections courses as determined by the Michigan Correctional Officer’s Training Council. Each course must be passed with a minimum “C” grade (2.0 GPA).
|MCC CORRECTIONS PROGRAM||15 CR. HRS.|
|Introduction to Corrections|
|Legal Issues in Corrections|
|Client Relations in Corrections|
|Client Growth and Development|
Students completing Option I will receive an MCC Certificate in Corrections. Please contact the Business Department for your certificate.
Fifteen credits in the following areas: Corrections, Criminal Justice, Guidance and Counseling, Educational Psychology, Family Relations, Psychology, and Sociology. Each course must be passed with a minimum “C” grade (2.0 GPA).
ASA degree in Criminal Justice is recommended. Program should include the five (5) Corrections courses listed in Option I. Each Corrections course must be passed with a minimum “C” grade (2.0 GPA).
Source: MCC 2015-16 Catalog