Correctional Administrator

Correctional administrators oversee the operations of officers in correctional institutions and provide guidance, leadership and supervision.  Senior corrections administrators may be responsible for everything from formulating policies, goals and objectives for corrections officers, to acting as public liason, and appearing on behalf of  prison interests in litigation matters.

Once you have experience as a correctional officer, you can get promotions in the correctional system as follows:

  • Correctional Sergeant
  • Correctional Lieutenant
  • Correctional Captain
  • Facility Captain
  • Associate Warden
  • Chief Deputy Warden
  • Warden