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Security and Corrections

Program: 31-504-6

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Keeping others safe and sound

This program prepares new corrections officers and security professionals for the dynamic environment they face. Learners will gain a foundational understanding of private security officer roles and responsibilities as well as complete a Wisconsin Department of Justice Basic Jail Officer Academy and Co-located Academy.  Students will develop their capabilities through scenario based training and exercises ensuring they have the skills and capabilities needed to be successful in this field.


Certified through the Wisconsin Department of Justice

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Approximate Costs

  • $132.20 per credit (resident)
  • $205 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • Other fees vary by program (books, supplies, materials, tools, uniforms, health-related exams, etc)

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This program is offered part-time during the day.

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