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Criminal and Social Justice - Certificate (2017/18)

Total Cost (tuition & fees)$3,977.34
Tuition: $3,491.52
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Additional Fees
Application Fee:30.00
Student Association Fee:69.00
Bus Pass Fee:88.80
Lab Fee:73.02
Health and Dental Fee:225.00
Total Fees:$485.82

*These prices are for domestic students and may not be 100% accurate. However, these estimates will give you an adequate idea of tuition and fees for our programs. These prices do not include textbook costs. All prices are subject to change.

Program Overview

The Criminal and Social Justice Certificate program is designed for both part-time and full-time students.

The Criminal and Social Justice program is an entry level program that provides students with opportunities to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to further their post-secondary education and/or gain employment in the field of criminal and social justice. Students should leave this program with an understanding of: the criminal justice system; theoretical explanations of crime and deviance; human and social behaviour; conflict resolution; and crisis intervention. This program enhances skill development in written and oral communication; cross-cultural communications; and conflict resolution.

This certificate program is designed to prepare students for a potential career in the field of criminal or social justice or to further post-secondary education such as a diploma, an associate degree or bachelor's degree

Admission Requirements

Secondary school graduation (or equivalent) Students must have at least a 65% or C+ standing in English 12 or English 090 or 091. Basic Computer skills are also recommended.

Transfer Information

Many of our programs and courses allow you to transfer to other colleges and universities in Canada. You can also apply to get transfer credits from past courses that will go towards completing your program here at College of the Rockies.

Learn how to transfer your courses to College of the Rockies

Program Transfer Opportunities

We have setup block transfer agreements with other colleges and universities to help you continue your studies once you have completed your program. If we don't have a transfer agreement for your program you can usually transfer your individual courses to another college or university in Canada.

Course transfer
If you are transferring to a BC college or university visit the BC Transfer website to see if our courses transfer to that institution.

Block transfer agreements
Once you have completed your studies you have the opportunity to transfer all or most of the credits you have earned to the following institution:

Transfer information for: Criminal and Social Justice - Certificate

Course Outline for: Criminal and Social Justice - Certificate


Note: PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology 1 can be taken instead of KNES 152 Active Health


Note: you may choose between the electives of either CRIM 103/PSYC 103 in the winter semester or HSWR 214 in the spring semester.

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