Parole Officer Certification Courses


Criminal justice schools and technical colleges with parole officer certification courses and other criminal justice and law enforcement certificate classes, associate & bachelor’s degree programs.

Requirements: “A parole officer must be 20 years old minimally. Because a bachelor’s degree is necessary for the field, a potential parole officer should focus their studies on areas such as psychology, criminal justice, criminology, social work, counseling and/or business administration.“.

Colleges with Criminal Justice Courses

All listed colleges are accredited and have financial aid assistance if you qualify.

Salary Information: “The median annual wage for probation officers and correctional treatment specialists was $51,410 in May 2017. Lowest 10% earned $33,920, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $90,880.

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