cpss225 | undergraduate

Survey Of Correctional Program Career Opportunities

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This course introduces the student to the areas in which correctional programs are offered. It explores the various career opportunities in this diverse field.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Choosing the Right Career Path for You

    • Identify a possible career path that you may pursue.
    • Explain why a selected career path is a good fit.
    • Create goals for a selected career path.

    Career Preparation: Portfolios and Networking

    • Create an effective career portfolio.
    • Identify the key components of an effective professional social media profile.
    • Explain strategies for career networking.

    Strategies for Career Preparation

    • Determine the necessary components of a formal resume.
    • Create a professional resume for a chosen career path.

    Landing the Job and Keeping It

    • Identify key components involved in successfully preparing for and executing a formal interview.
    • Identify factors that contribute to and methods to prevent burnout in human service careers.
    • Describe strategies for personal and professional growth throughout an individual’s career.

    Future Career Trends in Correctional Support

    • Describe projected changes to careers related to supporting individuals involved with the correctional system.
    • Determine evidence-based practices and trends related to supporting individuals involved with the correctional system.
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