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Correctional Sergeant

Examination Information

Screen reader users. You may be required to change modes within your screen reader often throughout this examination process. You will be logged out after 20 minutes of inactivity.

Please read the information contained in the links below. Each link will create a new window that can be closed when you have finished reading it. Return to this page when you are ready to continue with the exam.

The Official Correctional Sergeant Class Specification
General State Civil Service Examination Information
About the Internet Testing Process
Who Should Apply

Please read all of the information on each page carefully.

Application materials for the Correctional Sergeant examination are accepted ONLY on the Internet. Do NOT submit a State Application Form std. 678 or a hard copy version of these materials.

The online scheduling process will instantly schedule and confirm your date with a "Notice to Appear". Until you receive this notice to appear, you have not completed the scheduling process.

Please allow an hour to review and complete the application and scheduling process.