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bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Arts - Criminal Justice

bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Arts - Criminal Justice

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    23,111 CAD

  • Application fee

    150 CAD

  • Years of study

    4 years

  • PGWP Duration

    3 years

  • Min required GPA

    65 out of 100

optional
Fieldwork
Practicum

DeadLines

START & DEADLINE TERM DEADLINE APPLICATION
Fall-September 01-April-2022 01-April-2022

Overview

Bachelor of Arts - Criminal Justice

Study in Alberta’s only four-year Bachelor of Arts — Criminal Justice program and expand your understanding of law enforcement, community outreach and victim services. 

Through theory and hands-on learning, such as court visits, gain a strong foundation for the workplace or graduate studies. 

In the latter part of the degree, gain work experience in a justice-related agency with practicum opportunities.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

Well-rounded foundation — discover a wide range of ideas beyond your study area.

Hands-on experience practicum, fieldwork and statistics labs encourage hands-on and practical learning.

Honours stream — further explore topics in innovative research projects and gain expertise in your selected field.

Research opportunities — get engaged in innovative research projects

Focus on instruction — interact in small classes and labs with instructors who are passionate about their disciplines

Smart Cost Estimator

Count of person
Accommodation

$35,555

Total costs

yearly

$7,812

Cost of living

1 person

$4,632

Accommodation

1 bed room

$23,111

Tuition

1 person

Academic Requirements

  • English Language Arts 30 - 1 - minimum grade 60%
  • Mathematics 30 - 1 or 30 - 2 - minimum grade 50%
  • High School Applicant: must present a minimum admission average of 65%, calculated on the five appropriate Grade 12 courses. Must also submit the required courses and minimum grades listed above.
  • Mature Applicant: must present the required courses and minimum grades listed above.
  • Post-secondary applicant: must present a minimum admission Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 on the eight most recently completed transferable post-secondary courses (minimum 24 credits) completed by June 30. Must also present the required courses and minimum grades listed above.

Required documents

  • Academic/Official Transcripts
  • Language Proficiency (If Applicable)
  • Passport or Visa Documents

Language Requirements

GRE
GMAT

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

86
20
listening
20
writing
20
speaking
20
reading

PTE

58
55
listening
55
writing
55
speaking
55
reading

Cambridge

176
-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

The Language Education for Academic Purposes (LEAP) with four levels program is for low Intermediate to advanced level English language learners. 

The recommended minimum language level for student success is CLB 4 or an IELTS score of 3.5.

You can complete this 15-month program in four 13-week terms starting in either fall, winter, or spring.


Career Opportunities

  • Probation officer
  • Youth justice worker
  • Victim support worker
  • Court worker
  • Public safety officer
  • Lawyer
  • Correctional or parole officer
  • Community outreach worker
  • Police or by-law officer
  • Criminal analyst

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