North Carolina Correctional Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Correctional Officers And Jailers in North Carolina

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Fast Facts for Correctional Officers And Jailers in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hickory, Wilmington and Asheville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Durham, Greensboro and Charlotte
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Hickory and Greensboro

Salaries for Correctional Officers And Jailers in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Greensboro, Charlotte and Durham

Schools for Correctional Officers And Jailers in North Carolina are listed below.

Selected Correctional Officer Schools in North Carolina

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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: MS in Criminal Justice - Corrections, BS in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement, AAS in Criminal Justice, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Associate

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, Master of Science in Criminal Justice, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor, Master
ECPI University

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  • Programs: Criminal Justice - Bachelor
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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

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

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

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  • Programs: BA/Law Enforcement Administration, MS/Criminal Justice - Forensic Science, BA/Social and Criminal Justice - Criminal Investigations, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master
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  • Programs: Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Associate

Take the first step toward a better future at South College-Asheville.

  • Programs: AAS 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 North Carolina Correctional Officer Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College Asheville Associate 6,408
Beaufort County Community College Washington Associate 1,476
Belmont Abbey College Belmont Bachelor 1,337
Brunswick Community College Supply Associate 1,162
Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute Hudson Associate 3,728
Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Associate 7,570
Carteret Community College Morehead City Associate 1,628
Catawba Valley Community College Hickory Associate 4,765
Central Carolina Community College Sanford Associate 4,603
Central Piedmont Community College Charlotte Associate 18,052
Cleveland Community College Shelby Associate 2,064
Coastal Carolina Community College Jacksonville Associate 4,349
College of the Albemarle Elizabeth City Associate 2,117
Craven Community College New Bern Associate 3,032
Davidson County Community College Thomasville Associate 3,399
Durham Technical Community College Durham Associate 5,170
Fayetteville Technical Community College Fayetteville Associate 9,063
Gaston College Dallas Associate 5,718
Guilford Technical Community College Jamestown Associate 10,571
Halifax Community College Weldon Associate 1,142
Haywood Community College Clyde Associate 2,127
Isothermal Community College Spindale Associate 2,131
James Sprunt Community College Kenansville Associate 1,118
Johnston Community College Smithfield Associate 4,145
Lenoir Community College Kinston Associate 2,733
Mayland Community College Spruce Pine Associate 1,472
McDowell Technical Community College Marion Associate 1,134
Mitchell Community College Statesville Associate 2,687
Montgomery Community College Troy Associate 954
Pamlico Community College Grantsboro Associate 393
Pitt Community College Winterville Associate 6,499
Randolph Community College Asheboro Associate 2,521
Roanoke-Chowan Community College Ahoskie Associate 384
Robeson Community College Lumberton Associate 1,788
Rockingham Community College Wentworth Associate 2,013
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Salisbury Associate 5,158
Sampson Community College Clinton Associate 1,278
South Piedmont Community College Polkton Associate 2,250
Southeastern Community College Whiteville Whiteville Associate 1,811
Southwestern Community College Sylva Sylva Associate 2,040
Stanly Community College Albemarle Associate 2,390
Vance-Granville Community College Henderson Associate 4,135
Wake Technical Community College Raleigh Associate 12,238
Wayne Community College Goldsboro Associate 2,988
Western Piedmont Community College Morganton Associate 2,448
Wilkes Community College Wilkesboro Associate 2,476
Wilson Community College Wilson Associate 1,642

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Correctional Officers And Jailers

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

North Carolina

Asheville 440 $33900 0.78
Fayetteville 290 $32240 0.74
Greensboro 530 $36080 0.48
High Point 530 $36080 0.48
Hickory 840 $31040 1.86
Lenoir 840 $31040 1.86
Morganton 840 $31040 1.86
Durham 310 $34570 0.34
Chapel Hill 310 $34570 0.34
Raleigh 1710 $31370 0.98
Rocky Mount 360 $31040 2.09
New Bern 400 $30050 3.01
Wilmington 380 $31540 1.01
Winston 390 $33790 0.49
Salem 390 $33790 0.49
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