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Rick Scott, Governor
Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Inmate Programs

There were 40,677 work and program assignments available for the 59,603 inmates that were available to work on March 31, 2003. That is, 68.2% of the available inmate population had meaningful work or program opportunities.


Inmates Enrolled

Program During Month Last Day of Month
Academic 7,617 6,344
Vocational 3,231 2,753
Substance Abuse Treatment 1,357 1,144
Transition Program 6,874 3,473
Total 19,079 13,714

Program Completions

Program During
Month
Fiscal Year
to Date
Mandatory Academic Education Program (MAEP)* 126 1,137
GEDs Earned** 94 1,015
Vocational Certificates 126 1,696
Substance Abuse Treatment 106 1,309
Transition Program 2,521 17,931
Total 2,973 23,088
*MAEP began 11/1/02.
** From February through March 2003, GED scoring was delayed.


Number of vocational programs with employment partnerships on the last day of the month: 20

Percent of required* average daily attendance during the month (May 2003):
Academic=119%; Vocational=121%

*Required for Academic Classes= 18 students per day
*Required for Vocational Classes= 15 students per day