Public Safety (Honours) (Co-op), B.Sc. | Algonquin College | Ottawa, Canada
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Public Safety (Honours) (Co-op)

48 months
Duration
11478 CAD/year
6680 CAD/year
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About

The four-year Bachelor of Public Safety (Honours) (Co-op) degree program from Algonquin College imparts the theory and hands-on instruction allowing you to develop a systematic approach to public safety to counter, coordinate and investigate man-made and natural threats to individuals, information systems security, critical infrastructure, organizations, companies, and governments.

Overview

You learn the proven and sound principles of public safety within the context of Canadian legislation. Theoretical and experiential courses, combined with applied research and co-op work terms, provide you with work-integrated learning opportunities, as well as the opportunity to develop and build investigative and analytical problem-solving skills. You develop inter-professional capabilities using a collaborative approach to addressing public safety situations.

Students also gain real-world experience through a paid co-operative education (co-op) work term(s) (see Additional Information for more details). Please note that places in the co-op work term(s) are subject to availability and academic eligibility. Please note admission to a co-op program does not guarantee a co-op placement.

This program prepares you for positions in the field of public safety encompassing:

  • security
  • countering crime, and
  • emergency management

Graduates of the Bachelor of Public Safety (Honours) (Co-op) degree program from Algonquin College may find public safety employment opportunities in policing and the military, as well as various public and private sector organizations, government and non-profit organizations.

Career Prospects:

Graduates are prepared for positions as coordinators and specialists in public safety including areas of national security, emergency management and countering crime. Students develop skills, knowledge and expertise in areas such as; threat-risk assessment, information systems security, emergency management and crime prevention. Through experiential learning such as case studies and simulations, students develop a holistic approach to leadership to counter and manage man-made and natural threats to individuals, information, systems, critical infrastructure, organizations, companies, governments and nations. Students utilize theoretical and applied knowledge and skills with community partners in the government and private sector through two co-op work terms.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communications and Academic Writing
  • Principles of Public Safety Protection
  • Principles and Practice of Emergency Management
  • Crime Prevention
  • Legislative Applications and Policies in Security and Emergency Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Be sure to apply by the Equal Consideration deadline of February 1. You can apply after February 1 and will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent.
  • Mature students are applicants who have not achieved the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or its equivalent and who are at least 19 years of age on or before the commencement of the program in which they intend to enroll. Mature students applying for Degree programs satisfy College Eligibility by having demonstrated academic abilities equivalent to those of Ontario high school graduates, verified by successful completion of at least one full-time term at the post-secondary level (minimum five courses taken concurrently in an academic program of study).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11478 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5739 CAD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    6680 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3340 CAD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find Bachelor's scholarship opportunities for Public Safety (Honours) (Co-op).

Available Scholarships

You are eligible to apply for these scholarships but a selection process will still be applied by the provider.

Provided by university
Grant
4000 CAD
Deadline
15 Jun 2024
Canerector Foundation Scholarship in the Skilled Trades
Merit-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
500 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
Wybourn Award (Student Services) Award
Merit-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
500 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
Class Representative Award
Merit-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
The TestReadyPro Police Recruit Candidate of the Year Award
Merit-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
International House Award
Merit-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Award for Academic Excellence
Merit-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Women’s Initiative Network Award
Merit-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Amad Family Scholarship
Merit-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
School of Advanced Technology Award
Merit-based Need-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Ernest Henderson Mathematics Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Enbridge Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Al Lee Award
Merit-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Dwight and Christine Powless Indigenous Achievement Scholarship
Merit-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Student Services Call Representative Awards
Merit-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Student Athletic Bursaries
Merit-based Need-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Ed Ireland Athletic Bursaries
Need-based

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Algonquin College
Bells Corners, Canada
Independent provider
Grant
50000 INR
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
UniCreds Fly High Scholarship
Merit-based

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Unicreds
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000000 INR
Deadline
Anytime
Education Future International Scholarship
Merit-based

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Education Future
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
01 Apr 2024
BeArt-Presets Academic Scholarship Program
Merit-based Need-based

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BeArt-Presets
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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ACES Education Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
The Smooth Movers Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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The Smooth Movers
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
20 Mar 2024
Innovation in Education
Merit-based

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LA Tutors
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
01 May 2024
Wear & I Fashion Pioneer Scholarship
Merit-based

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WEAR & I
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
Boom & Bucket's Student Scholarship Program
Merit-based

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Boom & Bucket
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship
Merit-based

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Arctic Chiropractic Fairbanks
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 CAD
Deadline
Anytime
Niara Scholarship Application
Merit-based

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Niara
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
26 Jun 2024
Ramage Law Group Adopted Child Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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The Ramage Law Group
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
25000 USD
Deadline
31 Jul 2024
IOI Open Infrastructure Pilot Fund
Merit-based Need-based

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Invest in Open Infrastructure (IOI)
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Merit-based Need-based

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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
10000 USD
Deadline
20 Aug 2024
Global Innovation Challenge
Merit-based Need-based

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Social Shifters
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
The Bill Walsh Scholarship
Merit-based

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ACES: The Society for Editing
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
01 Mar 2024
WMI Scholars Program
Merit-based

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Wells Mountain Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
31 Jul 2024
The MyUS Community Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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MyUS
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
20 Aug 2024
Dermadry Hyperhidrosis Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Dermadry
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
15 May 2024
iVisa Annual Scholarship
Merit-based

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iVisa
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
The Annual IELTS from 6 to 9 Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IELTS from 6 to 9
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
29 Feb 2024
Voice Talent Online Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Voice Talent Online
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
Go Digital Scholarship Program
Merit-based Need-based

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Jelvix
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
Florida Rentals Annual Dream Vacation Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Florida Rentals
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
17 Sep 2024
$1,500 Annual Video Contest Scholarship
Merit-based

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StudyCorgi
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
$1,500 Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IvyPanda
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
750 USD
Deadline
23 Nov 2024
Studybay Fall Essay Contest
Need-based

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Studybay
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Anonymous Hope Fund
Merit-based Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
The Annual IELTSing Scholarship
Merit-based

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IELTSing
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
High School Essay Contest
Merit-based

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International Bipolar Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 GBP
Deadline
Not specified
Pearl Lemon Scholarship
Merit-based

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Pearl Lemon
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
965 USD
Deadline
Anytime
Dr. Martin Blank – SYB Scholarship
Merit-based

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Shield Your Body
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Biotin Xtreme Hair Care Annual Scholarship 2023: Empowering The Future Of Hair Care
General Scholarships

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Biotin Xtreme Hair Care
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
05 Mar 2024
The Devadoss Law Firm Civil Rights Scholarship
Merit-based

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The Devadoss Law Firm
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
NextLevel Student Scholarship
Merit-based

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NextLevel Student Scholarship
Location not available

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