What kind of schooling and requirements do i need to become a parole/probation officer?
How many years of school, and any more info i may need to know about that.
Asked By: New-New_28 - 11/3/2008
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Probation and parole officers supervise offenders placed on probation (people who fulfill the terms of court-ordered sentences) and parolees (people who are released from prison to fulfill parole-board-ordered sentences). In some states, you can work as both a parole and probation officer, while in other states the two... More
Answered By: Sammyjo - 11/3/2008
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In most cases, you must have at least a four year college degree. Criminal justice, psychology, and sociology are some common majors for probation officers. Some employers require applicants to have an advanced degree in criminal justice, social work, psychology, or a related field. As is true for many law enforcement... More
Answered By: J.W. - 10/20/2013
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