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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

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  • BA in Criminal Justice/Institutional and Community-Based Corrections
  • BA in Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement
  • BA in Criminal Justice

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Programs
  • MS in Criminal Justice - Corrections
  • BS in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement
  • AAS in Criminal Justice

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Programs
  • M.S. in Criminal Justice: Law Enforcement
  • B.S. in Justice Studies
  • M.S. in Criminal Justice: Legal Studies
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  • GCU promotes interdisciplinary studies and research while developing valued skills in the justice workplace.
  • Develop collaborative and analytical skills through a rigorous educational environment and Christian worldview.
  • GCU's master's and bachelor's degrees prepare students to change lives, enhance communities and ensure the fair treatment of community members.
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Programs
  • Master of Law: International Legal Studies
  • Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Homeland Security
  • Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Forensic Psychology
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Programs
  • MS in Criminal Justice - Federal Law Enforcement Track
  • MS in Criminal Justice - General Track
  • MS in Criminal Justice - Behavior Management Track
  • SJU provides a rigorous, student-centered education rooted in the liberal arts
  • A Jesuit school with 8,415 students in all programs for 2016 grads &undergrads
  • Institutionally Accredited by the MSCHE and the AACSB (Haub School of Business)
  • 96% of 2016 graduates employed, pursuing graduate study or volunteering full time
  • Qualifying students can receive financial assistance with tuition costs
Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Criminology
  • Master of Science in Criminology
  • Advance your career with Regis University College for Professional Studies.
Programs
  • MS in Criminal Justice
  • MS in Public Safety Administration
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  • In as little as 2 years, you can earn your Master's degree online from Lewis University and take your career to the next level.
Programs
  • Criminal Justice - Associate of Applied Science
  • Committed to excellence in education since 1916 with a rich history of helping students find successful careers.
  • Offers more than 50 programs including criminal justice, technology, business, and more.
  • Its fully-accredited campuses offer day, evening, and online classes.
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  • Revises curriculum continually to keep pace with improvements in technology and the increasing needs of business and industry.
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Conway
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  • Criminal Justice (BS)
  • Began in 1899 as Draughon’s Practical Business College.
  • Features campuses that are heavily engaged in their respective communities, providing professional service from students and faculty.
  • Offers financial aid, scholarships, and counseling for both active and post-duty military students.
  • Has 15 campuses across the United States, as well as 4 art institutes in North Carolina and Texas.
  • Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
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Programs
  • Criminal Justice - Bachelor's

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More North Carolina Correctional Officer Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Asheville
Associate
6,408
Washington
Associate
1,476
Belmont
Bachelor
1,337
Supply
Associate
1,162
Hudson
Associate
3,728
Wilmington
Associate
7,570
Morehead City
Associate
1,628
Hickory
Associate
4,765
Sanford
Associate
4,603
Charlotte
Associate
18,052
Shelby
Associate
2,064
Jacksonville
Associate
4,349
Elizabeth City
Associate
2,117
New Bern
Associate
3,032
Thomasville
Associate
3,399
Durham
Associate
5,170
Fayetteville
Associate
9,063
Dallas
Associate
5,718
Jamestown
Associate
10,571
Weldon
Associate
1,142
Clyde
Associate
2,127
Spindale
Associate
2,131
Kenansville
Associate
1,118
Smithfield
Associate
4,145
Kinston
Associate
2,733
Spruce Pine
Associate
1,472
Marion
Associate
1,134
Statesville
Associate
2,687
Troy
Associate
954
Grantsboro
Associate
393
Winterville
Associate
6,499
Asheboro
Associate
2,521
Ahoskie
Associate
384
Lumberton
Associate
1,788
Wentworth
Associate
2,013
Salisbury
Associate
5,158
Clinton
Associate
1,278
Polkton
Associate
2,250
Whiteville
Associate
1,811
Sylva
Associate
2,040
Albemarle
Associate
2,390
Henderson
Associate
4,135
Raleigh
Associate
12,238
Goldsboro
Associate
2,988
Morganton
Associate
2,448
Wilkesboro
Associate
2,476
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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Asheville 420 $35,440
Durham-Chapel Hill 340 $39,900
Greensboro-High Point 460 $39,080
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton 940 $31,390
New Bern 450 $30,450
Raleigh 1770 $33,240
Rocky Mount 270 $32,240
Wilmington 390 $35,170
Winston-Salem 420 $35,380

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