Founded in 1933, The Minnesota Corrections Association (MCA) is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit membership
serving corrections professionals throughout the State of Minnesota.
Our Mission: To promote the professional development of individuals working in all aspects of the corrections field
and to promote ethical and just correctional practice.
Minnesota Corrections Association (MCA)
Minnesota Community Corrections Association (MCCA)
Hybrid Gangs & Security Threat Groups
September 19, 2014
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Goodwill Easter Seals - St. Paul
This is free training for MCA & MCCA members
Click here for more details and registration.
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MCA Annual Training Institute
Exhibitor Registration Now Open! click here
Attendee Registration Now Open! click here
Click here for conference highlights and program schedule
MCA 2014 Award Nominations
Now Being Accepted
Corrections Person of the Year: This award is given for outstanding contribution in the field of corrections in Minnesota by an individual in any employment. It could be clergy, judge, legislator, group home parent. etc., as well as a correctional professional.
Professional Achievement Awards: This award is given to two correctional staff persons (field services and correctional facilities) who have demonstrated achievement over a period of time, but shall not exclude professionals new to the field who have displayed outstanding achievement.
President’s Award: This award is given to programs, resources or facilities working in the broad field of corrections and criminal justice, which demonstrate creativity, resourcefulness, effectiveness and innovation.
Technology Award: This award is given to individuals, programs, resources or facilities working with technology in the broad field of corrections and criminal justice, which demonstrate creativity, resourcefulness, effectiveness and innovation.
Board of Directors’ Award (chosen and voted by Board of Directors): This award recognizes exemplary service to MCA members through participation in association activities.
Submit Your Nominations by August 1st
Awards are presented at the Annual Training Institute
Other Training Opportunities
MCA lists trainings and conferences for agencies, associations, and
organizations associated with those in the field of corrections.
Be sure to visit the "Other Training Opportunities" section through the
Events link along the top ribbon bar.
Concordia offers Tuition Discount to MCA Members
Click $$$ here for details
Volume 3 now available
The Forum is published six times a year.
Current and former issues are available in
the Member's Only section. Click here
Issue #5 and Session Summary
Click here for previous Tracker and Legislative Updates
MCA Embroidered Apparel
MCA $500 Scholarship Awarded
Watch for details coming later this summer
Juvenile Justice Resource Guide
The MCA Juvenile Justice Committee has put together this great resource guide.
Job Posting Board
Do you have a job you want posted?