Missouri Correctional Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Missouri

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Fast Facts for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Missouri

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Kansas City
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and St. Louis
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Kansas City

Salaries for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Missouri

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and St. Louis

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

Selected Correctional Officer Schools in Missouri

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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

You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.

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

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

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Criminal Justice - Bachelor, Law Enforcement Academy (Police) - Bachelor
  • Degrees: Bachelor

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: Master of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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)
  • Degrees: Bachelor
Bryan University

Take a step forward in your career with Bryan University.

  • Programs: Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Associate

Earn a highly respected online degree from Boston University

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

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
College of the Ozarks Point Lookout Bachelor 1,364
Crowder College Neosho Associate 3,317
Drury University Springfield Masters 4,978
East Central College Union Associate 3,604
Jefferson College Hillsboro Associate 4,865
Metropolitan Community College-Blue River Independence Associate 2,892
Metropolitan Community College-Longview Lees Summit Associate 5,539
Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods Kansas City Associate 4,482
Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley Kansas City Associate 4,540
Mineral Area College Park Hills Associate 3,061
Missouri Southern State University Joplin Masters 5,593
Missouri State University-West Plains West Plains Associate 1,757
Missouri Western State University Saint Joseph Masters 5,342
Moberly Area Community College Moberly Associate 4,009
North Central Missouri College Trenton Associate 1,505
Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley Saint Louis Associate 6,250
Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park Saint Louis Associate 7,230
Saint Louis Community College-Meramec Kirkwood Associate 10,168
Saint Louis University-Main Campus Saint Louis Doctorate & First Professional 15,539
Southeast Missouri State University Cape Girardeau Masters 10,624
St Charles Community College Cottleville Associate 6,933
State Fair Community College Sedalia Associate 3,306
Three Rivers Community College Poplar Bluff Poplar Bluff Associate 3,185
William Woods University Fulton Masters 2,189

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Correctional Officers And Jailers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Missouri. 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


Jefferson City 1160 $29610 5.3
Joplin 90 $26990 0.36
Springfield 540 $36560 0.88
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