Certificate in Corrections
Purdue University Global

Program Details

The online Corrections certificate is intended for those who want to gain skills for employment  in corrections or community-based institutions. Topics of study include U.S. court systems, day-to-day operations of corrections, intervention strategies and alternatives, and professionalism given to a diverse cultural environment.

Credits earned from this certificate may be applied to further studies in a undergraduate degree. 


  • Evidence of high school graduation or equivalent
  • Students enrolled in a criminal justice or fire science program are required to submit a criminal background check to the Purdue Global approved vendor

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission