MAVMajors INFO - Corrections

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Bachelor of Science, Corrections

Office location -  113 Armstrong Hall
Phone: 507-389-1561

Department website 


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The Department and Advising

Admission requirements –
1. Admission to major is granted by the department.

  • Degree Requirements & Policies
    Minimum university admission requirements are:
    1.     a minimum of 32 earned semester credit hours
    2.     a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 (C)

How to declare this major – In the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, majors are declared within each department's main office.

The current undergraduate bulletin for this major –

 Graduate responses 1 year after graduation


What do the experts say about a major in Corrections

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Search for related books available in the
Career Resource Library in the CDC

What Can I Do With A Major In...?

The Princeton Review

College Board



Take action and network with people in the field of Corrections

Professional Organizations-

Read more about Corrections

Additional resources – 

Memorial Library Guides -


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