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CRIMINOLOGY

PROGRAM DETAILS

TYPE:Diploma
TIME:Morning or Afternoon
DURATION:69 Weeks
FIELD PLACEMENT:Available
CAMPUSES:Specific ( INQUIRE )
NOC Code:4155, 4212
PROGRAM OUTLINECriminology Program Outline NBCriminology Program Outline NS

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Would you like to facilitate the supervision and reintegration of criminal offenders? Eastern College offers studies in Criminology to help prepare students with the skills required to aid in the rehabilitative process employed by Canada’s correctional system.

This diverse program covers basic psychology, sociology, and criminology studies in tandem with a theoretical and hands-on look at the criminal justice system. Whether helping in the daily management of an incarceration facility or assisting offenders on their journey to recovery, government-initiated programs and facilities are always on the lookout for talented new graduates that can help with this critical arm of the justice system.

STUDENTS RECEIVE

  • 6-week field placement
  • Series of seminars and workshops
  • Includes Industry Standard Certificates

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The Criminology program will qualify grads to pursue positions within Community Corrections Programs for Youth and Adults, Youth Custody Facilities, Security-Related Agencies, Adult Community Residential Centers and OutReach/Cognitive Life Skills Programs.

EMPLOYERS WHO HAVE RECENTLY HIRED EASTERN GRADS

  • Admiral Investigations
  • Canadian Deaf and Blind Association
  • Charlotte Reddon Group Homes
  • Fredericton International Airport
  • Corrections Canada
  • Salvation Army

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

• Grade 12 or equivalent or mature student status.  Please call the campus for more details.
• Two letters of reference
• Clear Conduct Certificate
• Clear Vulnerable Sector Check (NS Only)
• Child Abuse Registry (NS Only)

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