Principles of Corrections Certificate
Wake Technical Community College

Program Details

The online Principles of Corrections Certificate program from Wake Technical Community College is designed to provide entry level competencies in the field of contemporary corrections as they apply to criminal justice systems and operations. Studies focus on:

  • The history, structure, functions, and philosophy of the criminal justice system with regard to corrections
  • Juvenile justice systems and related issues
  • Corrections alternatives, treatment programs, and inmate control
  • Statutory/case law as it applies to correctional concepts, facilities, and related practices
  • The study of offenders, diversion, house arrest, restitution, community service, probation, and parole

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Wake Technical Community College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score