Illinois Correctional Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Illinois

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Schools for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Illinois are listed below.

Selected Correctional Officer Schools in Illinois

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You've found Ashford University, where school comes to you. Earn your bachelor's or master's degree online.

  • Programs: BA/Law Enforcement Administration, MS Criminal Justice, BA/Social and Criminal Justice, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement, MS in Criminal Justice - Corrections, BS in Criminal Justice - Crime Scene Investigation, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Doctor of Management - Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice – Human Services, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor, Master

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Bachelor

For over 110 years, Northwestern College has been proud to help students like you succeed.

  • Programs: BS in Criminal Justice - Corrections Emphasis, Criminal Justice, BS in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Emphasis
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate

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At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.

  • Programs: Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Law Enforcement, Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Corrections and Case Management, Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Generalist
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Give your career a boost with an education from Southern New Hampshire University.

  • Programs: MS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Bachelor
Argosy University
Chicago, Phoenix

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Criminal Justice (BS) (Online), Criminal Justice (BS)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Earn a highly respected online degree from Boston University

  • Programs: Master of Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master
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More Illinois Correctional Officer Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Black Hawk College Moline Associate 6,311
Carl Sandburg College Galesburg Associate 2,693
City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College Chicago Associate 9,679
College of DuPage Glen Ellyn Associate 25,768
College of Lake County Grayslake Associate 16,010
Danville Area Community College Danville Associate 2,832
Elgin Community College Elgin Associate 9,613
Eureka College Eureka Bachelor 672
Harper College Palatine Associate 15,156
Heartland Community College Normal Associate 4,827
Illinois Central College East Peoria Associate 11,804
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Lincoln Trail College Robinson Associate 1,445
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Olney Central College Olney Associate 1,610
Illinois Valley Community College Oglesby Associate 4,103
John A Logan College Carterville Associate 7,559
Joliet Junior College Joliet Associate 13,149
Kankakee Community College Kankakee Associate 3,591
Lewis University Romeoville Doctorate 5,347
Lewis and Clark Community College Godfrey Associate 7,875
Lincoln Land Community College Springfield Associate 6,655
McHenry County College Crystal Lake Associate 5,274
Moraine Valley Community College Palos Hills Associate 15,859
Morton College Cicero Associate 5,057
Oakton Community College Des Plaines Associate 10,805
Parkland College Champaign Associate 9,407
Prairie State College Chicago Heights Associate 5,507
Rend Lake College Ina Associate 4,821
Richland Community College Decatur Associate 3,274
Rock Valley College Rockford Associate 7,923
Saint Xavier University Chicago Masters 5,675
Sauk Valley Community College Dixon Associate 2,700
Shawnee Community College Ullin Associate 2,176
South Suburban College South Holland Associate 6,260
Southeastern Illinois College Harrisburg Associate 2,606
Southwestern Illinois College Belleville Associate 13,713
Waubonsee Community College Sugar Grove Associate 8,731

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Correctional Officers And Jailers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Correctional Officers And Jailers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Correctional Officers And Jailers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Carbondale 210 $47470 1.31
Marion 210 $47470 1.31
Champaign 50 $44120 0.17
Urbana 50 $44120 0.17
Peoria 270 $47150 0.48
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