Bow Valley College

Justice Studies: Aboriginal Focus

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Program Information

School:Bow Valley College
Degree:Diploma; University Transfer
Field of Study:Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Description:The overall purpose of the Justice Studies program with an Aboriginal Focus specialization is to prepare Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal students for careers throughout Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal justice sectors. Employment opportunities are diverse, and spread throughout organizations and agencies including, but not limited to, correctional facilities, Aboriginal policing, RCMP, Aboriginal child and youth worker, addictions worker, and a healing lodge correctional officer.

This diploma program will provide learners a solid foundation in Canadian justice to help them get an exciting career, and make a difference in Aboriginal society. All Justice Studies students take the same set of courses in Year One (criminal justice, psychology, sociology, and criminology) and take courses specific to Aboriginal Justice in Year Two.
URL:Justice Studies: Aboriginal Focus at Bow Valley College
Length:64 Week(s)
Cost per year:*
Careers:Commissioned Police Officers

Admission Requirements


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

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants must have a high school diploma with a credit in English 30-1 or 65% in English 30-2 or equivalent.

* 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 August 21, 2017