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Criminal Justice

Admission Requirements

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Admission requirements

When you apply you will need to submit proof that you meet the following admission requirements.

Tip Where a letter grade is specified, you must have proof of that grade or higher.

Requirement High school course Camosun course Alternatives
one of:
  • C+ in English 12
  • C+ in English Studies 12
  • C+ in English 12 First Peoples
  • Non-BC high school

Program participation requirements

You must meet the math prerequisite for the required program courses STAT 116 and PSYC 201 offered in second year. You are encouraged to complete the math prerequisite before beginning your program. Or, you may also take it as an extra course during the fall or winter semester of first year, or during the spring or summer term before second year. You may satisfy the math prerequisite either with secondary school mathematics courses or MATH 135 or MATH 072

A criminal record check must be completed through Camosun College. A criminal record check completed outside of the Camosun process will not be acceptable. Details on the process will be provided. Any student found to be at risk by the Ministry of Justice will not be able to participate in a work integrated learning experience (e.g. coops, clinical placements, practicum’s, internships, preceptor ships, work experiences, etc.) and may therefore be unable to complete the program.

For more information see the Camosun College Criminal Record Check.

Eligibility for internship

In order to participate in the first work term, students must successfully complete ENGL 151, or ENGL 161 or ENGL 163 or ENGL 164 or ENGL 150 and seven Year 1 program courses in the Criminal Justice program, obtain a GPA of 3.0 (C+), and complete the Workplace Education Prep workshop series (COOP WEP).

Program completion requirements

  • Successful completion of the stated program content with a minimum GPA of 2.0 (C) and CRIM 120, 121, 220 and 221 with a "COMM" or "DST".

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Missing admission requirements?

Camosun offers alternative courses and upgrading programs to help you get started.

What kind of applicant are you?

Camosun has three different applicant categories:

  • Adult
  • Current BC/Yukon High School Student
  • International

Learn more.

Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
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Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

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