Wisconsin Correctional Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Wisconsin

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Fast Facts for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Wisconsin

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Racine, Eau Claire and Green Bay
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Milwaukee, Appleton and Madison
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Milwaukee, Racine and Madison

Salaries for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Wisconsin

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Milwaukee, Appleton and Madison

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

Selected Correctional Officer Schools in Wisconsin

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

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You’ve found Ashford University, where school comes to you

  • Programs: BA/Law Enforcement Administration, MS Criminal Justice, BA/Social and Criminal Justice, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master
Rasmussen College
Green Bay, Wausau

Further your education and strengthen your skill set at Rasmussen College

  • Programs: Criminal Justice Associate’s
  • Degrees: Associate

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

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

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

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

There are a lot of reasons Bryant & Stratton College is the place to get an education.

  • Programs: Justice & Security Services Diploma, AAS Criminal Justice, AAS Justice Studies
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate
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More Wisconsin Correctional Officer Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Blackhawk Technical College Janesville Associate 2,283
Chippewa Valley Technical College Eau Claire Associate 5,998
College of Menominee Nation Keshena Associate 505
Fox Valley Technical College Appleton Associate 7,624
Gateway Technical College Kenosha Associate 7,586
Lakeshore Technical College Cleveland Associate 2,727
Madison Area Technical College Madison Associate 14,647
Mid-State Technical College Wisconsin Rapids Associate 2,945
Milwaukee Area Technical College Milwaukee Associate 17,193
Moraine Park Technical College Fond du Lac Associate 7,440
Nicolet Area Technical College Rhinelander Associate 1,253
Northcentral Technical College Wausau Associate 3,729
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Green Bay Associate 8,105
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College Fennimore Associate 2,549
Waukesha County Technical College Pewaukee Associate 7,419
Western Technical College Wisconsin La Crosse Associate 4,564
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Shell Lake Associate 3,677

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Correctional Officers And Jailers

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


Appleton 90 $53670 0.24
Green Bay 410 $44140 0.79
Oshkosh 530 $44860 1.92
Neenah 530 $44860 1.92
Madison 0 $39980 0
Milwaukee 1000 $41550 0.39
Waukesha 1000 $41550 0.39
West Allis 1000 $41550 0.39
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