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Policing

Wilfrid Laurier University

B.A. On Campus Online
48 months
Duration
5316 CAD/year
1358 CAD/year
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About

Policing in the contemporary world is under scrutiny. Professionalization, education and training will become increasingly important as public demands for greater accountability increase. Apply now for this program at Wilfrid Laurier University.

Overview

The combination Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Policing program at Wilfrid Laurier University is unlike any other in Canada. Combining a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Policing (offered online) with another BA program in Waterloo or Brantford – such as Psychology, Criminology, Health Studies or Religion and Culture – enhances the breadth and depth of your knowledge by expanding perspectives and experiences.

The courses are designed to provide you with the skills to critically evaluate and apply different perspectives of our rapidly changing modern communities to police work experiences.

Career

  • probation/parole officer
  • by-law enforcement officer
  • corporate security
  • corrections officer
  • military/armed forces
  • civilian police service worker
  • policy analyst/advisor
  • special constable
  • private investigation
  • customs and boarder security officer
  • fraud investigator
  • conservation officer

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Ethics, Corruption and Policy Accountability
  • Immigration and Conflict Zones
  • Police Psychology
  • Civil Unrest: The State's Use of Force Against its Citizens
  • Cybercrime
  • Mental Health, Addiction, and Crime
  • Reasoning and Argumentation in the Criminal Justice System

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
83
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

20 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
83
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum admission range of low 70s.
  • Competitive admission range of low 80s.
  • English at 60%.
  • You must meet the admission requirements for your other BA program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5316 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2658 CAD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    1358 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 679 CAD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

Tuition per term

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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