Eastern College’s Criminology diploma program combines in-class instruction, seminars, workshops and a six-week field placement to prepare you for a career path facilitating the supervision and reintegration of offenders. You’ll develop a strong foundation in criminology, psychology and sociology and build a knowledge base in legal procedures, criminal justice and related topics. Contact us today for more information!

Program Duration
69 weeks, including a 6-week field placement

Career Opportunities

  • Community Corrections Programs
  • Youth Custody Facilities
  • Adult Community Residential Centres
  • Security-Related Agencies
  • Outreach Programs
  • Cognitive Life Skills Progra

Key Courses

  • Abnormal and Forensic Psychology
  • Provincial Statutes
  • Youth Criminal Justice
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Sociology of Deviance
  • Software labs in word processing, database management, spreadsheets.

Why Eastern College?


We have an established reputation as a leader in providing career-focused education that quickly prepare you for in-demand employment opportunities

Ongoing Enrolment

We offer ongoing enrolment and lifestyle-friendly course schedules that limit the disruption to your employment, family and other commitments

Upgraded Courses

Our upgraded courses reflect current trends and employer needs, so you graduate with relevant, applicable skills and knowledge

Job Placement Assistance

Our extensive career services include career fairs, job-search workshops, and one-on-one job placement assistance

Fill out our online form for more information on our Criminology program! Our admissions advisors will be happy to answer any questions you may have about our program, including start dates, financing options and more!

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