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Courses

1

Course at a time

5

Weeks per course

10

Courses per year

What you'll learn

When you earn your Bachelor of Science in Correctional Program Support Services, you’ll be equipped with a concrete set of skills you can apply on the job. 

Topics covered in this degree include:

  • Issues with substance abuse and addiction
  • Social psychology
  • Program facilitation skills
  • Case planning and management

Schedule

Your academic counselor will help schedule your courses for a Bachelor of Science in Correctional Program Support Services. Please note that on-campus students are required to physically attend class one day a week, typically from 6-10 p.m.

Program Purpose Statement

The Bachelor of Science in Correctional Program Support Services is an educational degree program that provides a foundation or knowledge in the field of correctional program support services. This program does not prepare students for any type of professional certification or licensure as a correctional officer, social worker or counselor.

Careers & Outcomes

What can you do with a Bachelor of Science in Correctional Program Support Services?

A degree can prepare you to be a:

  • Case manager
  • Social services manager
  • Community service manager
  • Program eligibility specialist
13 %

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job growth for social and community service managers is projected to be much faster than average between 2018 and 2028.

Tuition

Paying for school

locked-in tuition

$398

Cost per credit

Keep the same fixed, affordable tuition from start to finish of your degree program, even if it takes longer than you planned. That’s our promise: No matter what surprises life brings, you can count on us.

SAVE TIME AND MONEY ON YOUR DEGREE

Get credit for what you already know

Transfer eligible college credits, or if you’ve completed the Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) or Basic Corrections Academy training, you can apply to have relevant experience evaluated for potential college credit.

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Accreditation & Faculty

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Institutional accreditation

University of Phoenix is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), hlcommission.org. Since 1978, University of Phoenix has been continually accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and its predecessor.

Faculty fast facts

25

Average years of industry experience

12

Directors of Programs and Grants

While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.