South Carolina Correctional Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Correctional Officers And Jailers in South Carolina

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Fast Facts for Correctional Officers And Jailers in South Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sumter and Columbia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Myrtle Beach and Florence
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Columbia and Sumter

Salaries for Correctional Officers And Jailers in South Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Myrtle Beach and Sumter

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

Selected Correctional Officer Schools in South Carolina

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

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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

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
South College

Get the skills you need to pursue your dreams at South College, located in Knoxville.

  • Programs: MS Criminal Justice, CERT Criminal Justice (Grad Level)
  • Degrees: Master, Certificate

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Behavioral Crime Analysis Certificate, Applied Criminology Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate

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
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More South Carolina Correctional Officer Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bob Jones University Greenville Doctorate & First Professional 4,228
Coker College Hartsville Bachelor 1,197
Forrest Junior College Anderson Associate 115

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Correctional Officers And Jailers

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

South Carolina

Florence 110 $28340 0.41
Greenville 530 $32480 0.44
Anderson 530 $32480 0.44
Mauldin 530 $32480 0.44
Hilton Head Island 200 $32560 0.9
Bluffton 200 $32560 0.9
Beaufort 200 $32560 0.9
Charleston 800 $32900 0.81
North Charleston 800 $32900 0.81
Columbia 1930 $29260 1.71
Spartanburg 450 $30150 1.05
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