Corrections

Education, Human Services, and Criminal Justice Department | AAS - Associate of Applied Science Degree | 2 years

Earn your Associate of Applied Science degree in Corrections at Clackamas Community College and gain the skills needed to work in the criminal justice field.

Don’t wait! Enroll now in the Criminal Justice program at Clackamas Community College and take the next steps to a career in:

  • Jails and holding facilities
  • Correctional facilities
  • Community correctional agencies

Want to increase your knowledge and skills? At Clackamas Community College, you can learn from experienced instructors in small classrooms and get hands-on experience in a correctional agency. 

Corrections

Skills
Job Outlook
Descriptions and Outcomes

Corrections Core Requirements

Complete 3 credits of CJA-280
  • CJA-280
  • Crim Justice/Corrections/CWE
  • 1
 
Complete 3 credits of CJA-281
  • CJA-281
  • Crim Justice/Corrections/CWE
  • 1
 
Complete CJA-101 or CJA-201
  • CJA-101
  • Criminology
  • 4
  • CJA-201
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • 4
 
Complete the following Corrections Core Requirements
  • CJA-120
  • Judicial Process
  • 3
  • CJA-130
  • Introduction to Corrections
  • 3
  • CJA-203
  • Crisis Intervention
  • 3
  • CJA-232
  • Corrections Casework
  • 3
  • CWE-281
  • Cooperative Work Experience Seminar
  • 0
  • CJA-134
  • Correctional Institutions
  • 3
  • CJA-223
  • Criminal Justice Ethics
  • 3
  • PSY-219
  • Intro to Abnormal Psychology
  • 4
  • HS-260
  • Victim Advocacy & Assistance
  • 4
  • WR-122
  • English Composition
  • 4
  • HS-211
  • HIV,TB & Infectious Diseases
  • 1
  • HS-216
  • Group Counseling Skills
  • 3
  • CJA-252
  • Intro to Restorative Justice
  • 3
  • CJA-110
  • Intro to Law Enforcement
  • 4
  • CJA-122
  • Criminal Law
  • 4
  • CJA-170
  • Intro to Field Work in CJA
  • 3
  • HS-156
  • Conducting Human Service Inter
  • 3
  • CJA-243
  • Drugs, Crime and the Law
  • 3
 

Computation Related Instruction

Complete MTH-050, MTH-065, or MTH-098
  • MTH-050
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • 3
  • MTH-065
  • Algebra II
  • 4
  • MTH-098
  • College Math Foundations
  • 5
 

Communication Related Instruction

Complete WR-121
  • WR-121
  • English Composition
  • 4
 

Human Relations Related Instruction

Complete CJA-250
  • CJA-250
  • Reporting/Recording/Testify
  • 4
 

PE/Health/Safety Related Instruction

Complete HE-163 or HE-205
  • HE-163
  • B&d I: Into to Abuse & Addictn
  • 3
  • HE-205
  • Youth Addictions
  • 3
 

Program Electives

Complete 12 credits of Corrections Program Electives. Please refer to the catalog for a complete list of Corrections Program electives.
 
Total Credits Required: 90-92