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Corrections

Alabama State University

48 months
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19936 USD/year
19936 USD/year
11068 USD/year
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About

The Bachelor of Science degree in Corrections from Alabama State University equips criminal justice majors with a solid understanding of the institutions, processes and current practices in the administration of criminal justice. 

Overview

Learning outcomes

  • The Corrections program at Alabama State University encourages critical thinking and promotes the research, communication and professional skills necessary to pursue graduate and professional study in the area of criminal justice or pursue career opportunities in criminal justice, government, education and business.
  • As a criminal justice major, you’ll learn the basis of criminology through a diverse range of courses on juvenile justice, social problems, corrections and more. Then, you’ll take the knowledge gained in the classroom and apply it in practice through real-world internships at local and state agencies such as the Alabama Attorney General’s Office, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office or the National Park Service.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Community Offender Supervision
  • Correctional Institutional Management 
  • Perspectives on Corrections and Juvenile Justice 
  • Introduction to the American Court System
  • Introduction to Juvenile Justice 
  • Legal Rights of the Convicted 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students who are initially denied admissions may appeal to the Admissions Committee for reconsideration based upon special factors or circumstances that may be mitigating in a review process.  Appeals should be forwarded to the Office of Admissions and Recruitment.   The director of Admission has limited discretion, under the authority of the president of the University to adjust admissions requirements based on existing market trends.  
  • Applicants who are seniors in high school are admitted with the understanding that requirements for admission to the university will be fulfilled during their senior year.  These applicants must submit a final high school transcript that reflects completion of high school with a standard, honors, or advanced diploma from their high school.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19936 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19936 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    19936 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19936 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    11068 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11068 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Montgomery

860 - 1200 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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