St. Thomas University

Criminology

Program Information

School:St. Thomas University
Faculty:Faculty of Applied Arts
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Description:Criminology is the study of criminal behavior, its causes and consequences, and the way in which society responds to those who have been identified as criminal or deviant. Criminology can be viewed as an integrated approach to the study of crime and it combines elements of knowledge from a variety of disciplines. Students of criminology are exposed to a wide variety of theories of criminal behavior as well as to a diverse range of analysis of the criminal justice system.

The independent major in Criminology offered within the Bachelor of Arts degree programme provides an appropriate background for entry-level positions in the field of criminal justice as well as for admission to professional and graduate programme in criminology and related fields.
URL:Criminology at St. Thomas University
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Four other Grade 12 academic courses are required. Please see http://w3.stu.ca/stu/futurestudents/requirements/canadian/req_bachelor_arts.aspx for details.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Statement of Research Interests
Students must have successfully completed the diploma in Criminal Justice Program.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 25, 2015