Security and Corrections

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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After you are admitted to your program you will meet with your Advisor to plan your first-semester schedule, review your entire plan of study, discuss placement assessment results and complete any additional enrollment requirements.


Approximate Costs

  • $140 per credit (resident)
  • $205 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • Other fees vary by program (books, supplies, materials, tools, uniforms, health-related exams, etc) Details here.

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This program is offered part-time during the day.

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