Certificate in Correctional Rehabilitation

December 06, 2022
January 09, 2023
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University of Cincinnati’s online Correctional Rehabilitation certificate is ideal for individuals looking to start or enhance their career in corrections and make a positive change in the lives of convicted men and women, and adjudicated juveniles. The program offers a series of courses that focus primarily on rehabilitating and treating criminal offenders; the comprehensive curriculum covers the theoretical and philosophical frameworks of corrections, as well as the theory and practice of community corrections and latest developments in offender rehabilitation. The material within this concentration also addresses the pressing matter of dealing with special populations such as youths, the addicted, and the mentally ill.

Our online Master’s in Criminal Justice program is ranked 9th best in the country for 2022 by U.S. News & World Report. The School of Criminal Justice is also consistently ranked among the top 15 Best Criminal Justice Schools by the same source.

Program Objectives

By graduation, you will be able to:

  • Begin working in correctional settings that provide rehabilitative services to offenders
  • Find a job in probation and parole, prisons, jails, community-based correctional facilities, halfway houses and group homes, day reporting centers, reentry programs and other correctional settings
  • Have a foundation in theoretical, empirical, and practical foundation to work with, manage, and/or study offenders in correctional treatment settings