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2017-2018 Archived Catalog 
2017-2018 Archived Catalog

Corrections Certificate

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Fine Arts & Social Science Division

Program Code:  CORR1

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Office:  Mott Memorial Building 2005

Phone:  (810) 762-0331

This certificate is designed for students who wish to fulfill the educational requirements to be eligible to apply to enter a state-approved training program for the position of corrections officer with the Michigan Department of Corrections.  Students must earn a 2.0 in all courses to be eligible to apply for the training program.  Students may also apply this coursework toward the associate degree in Corrections.  Jobs in the corrections fields include federal and state prisons, county and city jails, halfway houses, probation and parole departments, and private security.

Corrections Officer Training Program Agreement:
After successful completion of Part I or Parts I & II of the Michigan Correctional Officers’ Training Council’s approved Corrections Officer Training Program at Mott Community College students will receive credit for the following courses:  FRSC 161  , HEAL 125  and any CORR general electives for a total of up to 13 credit hours.  To receive this credit the student must present a copy of the Corrections Officer Training Program Certificate/Transcript to the Registrar’s Office.  This agreement applies only to the Corrections Associate of Applied Sciences and Certificate programs.  If the student changes to another program the credits will not apply.

Group Total: Credits 15/15 Contact Hours

Group Total: Credits 16/16 Contact Hours

Program Total: Credits 31/31 Contact Hours


  1. All course and degree requirements must be met
  2. 15 credits minimum must be earned at MCC
  3. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0

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