Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice / Juvenile Corrections

Criminal Justice

What's the Criminal Justice program at Lane like?
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Criminal Justice: Lane offers students the preparation they need for careers in police, adult and juvenile corrections, security management, and other public service careers. Lane credits are transferable to four-year colleges and universities, and the program is also aligned for job entry depending on student needs. Public safety careers require criminal and personal background checks.

Oregon average hourly - $23.98; average annual - $49,878

Juvenile Corrections: Lane trains students to work directly with juvenile offenders in various settings, including Oregon Youth Authority and other public, private, and non-profit agencies/programs.

Lane County hourly average - $29.83; annual average - $62,040
Oregon hourly average - $25.70; annual average - $53,471

One-Year Certificate of Completion

Human Services: Juvenile Corrections

Gainful Employment Disclosure

Standard Occupational Classification: 21-1021.00

For a profile of this occupation go to the U.S. Department of Labor's O*Net website: Child, Family, and School Social Workers or check on these O*Net Related Occupations: Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists

How many students completed the Human Services: Juvenile Corrections 1-year Certificate in 2013-14?

A total of 55 students completed this certificate.

How many jobs are forecast in this occupation between 2010-20?

Lane County: 1;  Statewide: 103

How much will the program cost?

The following estimates are based on 2013-14 data for full-time students. Students attending part-time will incur additional term fees. For updated tuition and fees go to 

  • Resident tuition and student fees - $5,590
  • Differential fees - $0
  • Books, supplies, other program costs - $1,600
  • Total estimate - $7,190

What is the median loan debt incurred by students who completed the program in 2012?

Federal loans - $9,016
Private loans - Not available
Institutional financing - $45