Career and Technical Certificate

Correctional Officer, C.T.C.


This program is designed for a student who has a Florida correctional officer’s certification and seeks to become a Florida law enforcement officer. Students who successfully complete this program and pass the State Officer Certification Examination typically work as municipal, county, or state law enforcement officers.

This program is limited access and has additional Admission requirements, which can be viewed in the Application Packet.

The next Corrections Academy will begin May 2, 2022. Packet reviews begin April 5 for this academy. See the flyer for more information and important dates. Once you have completed the application packet and applied for admission with CF, contact the Criminal Justice Institute at 352-873-5838 to schedule your packet review.
Academy Flyer Academy Application Packet

Course Information

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CF is ranked in the top 1% for affordability across the United States, with low tuition rates and more than $2 million in scholarships awarded every year. More than 87% of students receive financial aid.

Tuition and Fees:

*Listed tuition rate is for Florida residents. For non-resident tuition information and a breakdown of fees per credit hour, visit our Tuition page.

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$88.08 per credit hour*