Tennessee Correctional Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Tennessee

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Fast Facts for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Tennessee

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Memphis and Chattanooga
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Knoxville and Morristown
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Memphis and Chattanooga

Salaries for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Memphis and Chattanooga

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

Selected Correctional Officer Schools in Tennessee

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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

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

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  • Programs: Criminal Justice, Diploma, Criminal Justice, Associate of Science, Criminal Justice Administration, Bachelor Degree
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate, 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), BS Criminal Justice, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Certificate, Bachelor, Associate

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 Tennessee Correctional Officer Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Cleveland State Community College Cleveland Associate 2,999
Columbia State Community College Columbia Associate 4,633
Draughons Junior College-Murfreesboro Murfreesboro Associate 560
Dyersburg State Community College Dyersburg Associate 2,568
Hiwassee College Madisonville Associate 434
Nashville State Technical Community College Nashville Associate 7,077
Roane State Community College Harriman Associate 5,404
Southwest Tennessee Community College Memphis Associate 10,617
Walters State Community College Morristown Associate 5,825

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Correctional Officers And Jailers

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


Johnson City 230 $29130 0.98
Knoxville 1110 $28920 0.96
Nashville 2320 $29680 0.84
Davidson 2320 $29680 0.84
Murfreesboro 2320 $29680 0.84
Franklin 2320 $29680 0.84
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