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Criminal Justice

Humber College

48 months
18910 CAD/year
7355 CAD/year
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Humber College’s Bachelor of Social Science – Criminal Justice degree program provides you with a broad-based understanding of the criminal justice system, why crime occurs and how best to respond to crime on both a societal and individual level.

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The curriculum of the Bachelor of Social Science – Criminal Justice degree program Humber College from combines both theory and applied skills, providing the breadth of knowledge and experience you need to meet the demands of working in this field. Special emphasis is placed on understanding the perspectives of offenders, front-line professionals, administrators, the community and others who come into contact with the criminal justice system. 

Humber’s multidisciplinary teaching approach emphasizes critical thinking, as well as analytical, organizational, research and writing skills. These are combined with the development of professional skills including communication, interpersonal skills, conflict management, problem solving, team building and leadership.


Your career will allow you to help contribute towards creating safe and healthy communities.

You may find yourself in a variety of roles such as:

  • police officer
  • court officer
  • provincial probation or parole officer
  • federal parole officer
  • provincial or federal adult correctional officer
  • provincial youth service officer
  • open custody youth worker
  • community crime prevention worker
  • victim services worker
  • insurance fraud investigator
  • transportation enforcement officer
  • border services officer
  • policy analyst

Employment opportunities exist in a variety of settings such as institutional or community corrections, police services, government agencies, and non-government organizations. Many students also go on to pursue graduate studies upon completion of this degree. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Government and Social Welfare
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Principles of Sociology
  • Issues in Community and Institutional Corections: Historic to Present 
  • Addictions and Mental Health 
  • Conflict Management 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadline for equal consideration in the admission process: February 1. Post-February 1 applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent including these required courses:

  • Grade 12 English (ENG4U or equivalent) minimum 65 per cent
  • Five Grade 12 U or M courses in addition to those listed above 
  • Overall minimum grade point average (GPA) 65 per cent

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18910 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18910 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    7355 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7355 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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