Best Colleges with Corrections Administration Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Corrections Administration, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Corrections Administration is offered at a small amount of schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Corrections Administration degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Corrections Administration degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Corrections Administration.

The Best Corrections Administration Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Western Oregon University Monmouth, OR

Western Oregon University offers 3 Corrections Administration Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a outlying town. In 2015, 130 students graduated in the study area of Corrections Administration with students earning 125 Bachelor's degrees, and 5 Master's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
2 CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice New York, NY

CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice offers 1 Corrections Administration Degree program. It's a large public university in a large city.

Based on 16 Reviews
3 Adrian College Adrian, MI

Adrian College offers 2 Corrections Administration Degree programs. It's a small private university in a far away town. In 2015, 6 students graduated in the study area of Corrections Administration with students earning 6 Bachelor's degrees.

4 Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro San Juan, PR

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro offers 1 Corrections Administration Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large city.

Based on 4 Reviews
5 Saint Leo University Saint Leo, FL

Saint Leo University offers 1 Corrections Administration Degree program. It's a large private university in a small suburb. In 2015, 7 students graduated in the study area of Corrections Administration with students earning 7 Master's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
6 Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo Arecibo, PR

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo offers 1 Corrections Administration Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Corrections Administration with students earning 1 Bachelor's degree.

7 Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Barranquitas Barranquitas, PR

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Barranquitas offers 1 Corrections Administration Degree program. It's a small private university in a large suburb.

8 Mount Aloysius College Cresson, PA

Mount Aloysius College offers 0 Corrections Administration Degree programs. It's a small private university in a outlying town.

9 American Public University System Charles Town, WV

American Public University System offers 1 Corrections Administration Degree program. It's a large private university in a outlying town. In 2015, 6 students graduated in the study area of Corrections Administration with students earning 6 Certificates degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
10 Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Ponce Mercedita, PR

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Ponce offers 1 Corrections Administration Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized suburb. In 2015, 4 students graduated in the study area of Corrections Administration with students earning 4 Bachelor's degrees.

List of Corrections Administration Schools in the U.S.

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Degree Levels
  • Associate's
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  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Western Oregon University Western Oregon University Monmouth, OR
3/5
19 : 1 5,445
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice New York, NY
2/5
23 : 1 14,732
Adrian College Adrian College Adrian, MI
5/5
15 : 1 1,715
University Logo Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro San Juan, PR
2/5
25 : 1 9,110
Saint Leo University Saint Leo University Saint Leo, FL
4/5
32 : 1 15,800
University Logo Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo Arecibo, PR
2/5
30 : 1 4,536
University Logo Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Barranquitas Barranquitas, PR
2/5
30 : 1 2,067
Mount Aloysius College Mount Aloysius College Cresson, PA
4/5
17 : 1 1,877
American Public University System American Public University System Charles Town, WV
2/5
51 : 1 52,361
University Logo Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Ponce Mercedita, PR
2/5
32 : 1 5,497
University Logo Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Aguadilla Aguadilla, PR
2/5
32 : 1 4,581
University Logo Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Guayama Guayama, PR
2/5
26 : 1 2,127
University of the District of Columbia University of the District of Columbia Washington, DC
2/5
16 : 1 4,805
University Logo Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Fajardo Fajardo, PR
2/5
34 : 1 2,239
Bellevue University Bellevue University Bellevue, NE
2/5
48 : 1 9,760
College of Southern Nevada College of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, NV
2/5
42 : 1 33,313
Pima Community College Pima Community College Tucson, AZ
1/5
45 : 1 26,880
Quincy College Quincy College Quincy, MA
2/5
30 : 1 4,732
Triton College Triton College River Grove, IL
3/5
39 : 1 11,684
Eastern Wyoming College Eastern Wyoming College Torrington, WY
2/5
28 : 1 1,769
Kirtland Community College Kirtland Community College Roscommon, MI
2/5
38 : 1 1,628
University Logo Arizona State University-Skysong Scottsdale, AZ
3/5
44 : 1 20,273

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Getting a Corrections Administration Degree Online

Schools offering online Corrections Administration degrees

Online Corrections Administration degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 7 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Corrections Administration degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Saint Leo University 0 0 0 7 0
American Public University System 6 0 0 0 0
Western Oregon University 0 0 0 5 0
Eastern Wyoming College 0 4 0 0 0
Arizona State University-Skysong 3 0 0 0 0
How many schools offer online Corrections Administration degrees?
  • 2 Certificates
  • 1 Associate's
  • 2 Master's

What degrees do people get in Corrections Administration?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 5 Colleges 12 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 10 Colleges 137 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 6 Colleges 9 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 3 Colleges 12 Graduates

Corrections Administration Degree Overview

When going for a Corrections Administration degree, know that earning a traditional degree is very normal. The most normal path for those earning a degree in Corrections Administration can look for a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The most popular Corrections Administration degree earned was a bachelor's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Corrections Administration degree that people acquire is an associate's degree. While a bachelor's degree is the likely degree choice, getting an associate's degree degree isn't out of the question. Although a certificate is offered at some schools, getting a certificate is not very common. Finding the right Corrections Administration degree for you not only requires the flexibility of your time and schedule but also a look into the schools the offer the degree as well as what options are available to you once you earn your degree.

Average cost of college for a Corrections Administration degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$4,358 Public In-State
$7,270 Public Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$6,891 Public In-State
$10,019 Private In-State
$16,061 Public Out-of-State
$10,019 Private Out-of-State
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