Become a Correction Officer

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 Upcoming Correction Officer Exam Dates!

0309 December 27, 2019 January 1, 2020 – January 31, 2020
0314 February 26, 2020 March 1, 2020- March 31, 2020
0317 April 28, 2020 May 1, 2020 - May 31, 2020


Apply to take the Correction Officer Exam. Pre-registration for the exam must be done online or in-person at one of the testing centers below. When applying,  you can reserve a test date, time, and location that is most convenient for you. Please follow the below steps:

1.  Create an account online 
2. Apply Online for the Exam 
3. For more information about payments and fee waivers for this exam please contact DCAS directly at (212) 669-1357 or walk into the testing centers for more information.

Testing Centers

Lower Manhattan
2 Lafayette Street 17th Floor
New York, NY 10007

Downtown Brooklyn
210 Joralemon Street 4th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201

118-35 Queens Blvd. 5th Floor
Forest Hills, NY 11375

Staten Island
135 Canal Street 3rd Floor
Staten Island, NY 10304