Corrections.com continues to bring Career Updates to working professionals in the industry. Corrections.com received the following Leadership Update from Mountain State University.


A New Breed of Corrections Leader: With Online Master of Science & Bachelor Degrees in Leadership

Vince Lombardi once said that “Leaders aren't born, they are made. And they are made just like anything else, through hard work.” This principle is especially true in the corrections profession, where managing people is a primary mission.

That’s why progressive correctional organizations demand effective leaders - people who can motivate others to work together and produce positive results. More and more are turning to Mountain State University’s online leadership degrees to develop the necessary skills for success.

Currently Mountain State offers two online degree options, a Masters of Science in Strategic Leadership and a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership.

Earn Your Leadership Degree Online

Mountain State University provides working corrections professionals, affordable online leadership degree programs that can be completed quickly and conveniently. Whether you want to advance within your current organization or embark upon a new challenge, a leadership degree from an accredited institution such as Mountain State University offers new career opportunities in criminal justice.

"During the past decade we have made tremendous progress toward fulfilling our mission of ‘providing students with the knowledge and skills necessary to attain both academic and career goals,” says Dr. Charles H. Polk, President, Mountain State University.

“We believe that the educational and personal opportunities you will find at Mountain State University represent the best of what higher education can offer: the chance to explore where your abilities can take you, to build a strong future, and to create meaningful connections with others."

Join a Program Developed for Correctional Professionals.

About Mountain State University

Founded in 1933 Mountain State University is a not-for-profit university more than 6,000 students a year students on four campuses and through distance learning. Mountain State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association.

Mountain State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution. Mountain State University, Admission Processing Department, PO Box 9003 Beckley, WV 25802-9003.