St. Thomas University

Criminal Justice

Program Information

School:St. Thomas University
Faculty:Faculty of Applied Arts
Field of Study:Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Description:he Bachelor of Applied Arts in Criminal Justice prepares students for work in various sectors of the criminal justice system through practical training and a liberal arts education. Offered in conjunction with the New Brunswick Community College-Miramichi, the Bachelor of Applied Arts in Criminal Justice is a four-year articulated programme that prepares entry-level practitioners to work in sectors of the criminal justice system such as community correctional practice and public safety.

The first two years are offered at NBCC-Miramichi where students earn a diploma in Criminal Justice. The third and fourth years of the programme are offered by St. Thomas, where compulsory courses further develop theoretical and conceptual understanding of the Canadian criminal justice system and a more concentrated academic focus in the liberal arts. Upon completion of the second stage of the programme, students are awarded a Bachelor of Applied Arts in Criminal Justice.
URL:Criminal Justice at St. Thomas University
Length:3 Year(s)

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70

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 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 June 30, 2014