You have a desire to “serve and protect,” and to make our world a safer, better place to live and, with the wide-ranging policing skills developed during your studies in our Police Foundations program, you’ll enjoy a competitive edge when pursuing positions with municipal, provincial and national police services, as well as private policing agencies.
Your career may also lead to opportunities with the Canada Border Services Agency or as an immigration or correctional officer.
Previous Humber graduates have gone on to work at the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), the Canadian Security Intelligence Service and police services in Toronto, York, Peel and Durham.
Our Industry Partnerships
We have successful partnerships with an extensive list of agencies that have provided employment for Humber graduates, including the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Toronto Police Service, York Regional Police, Halton Regional Police, Durham Regional Police, Peel Regional Police, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Canadian Security Intelligence Service, Go Transit, Correctional Service of Canada, Toronto West Detention Centre and Syl Apps Youth Centre.
Self-initiated community service opportunities will help broaden your understanding of the role of justice services within the community at large.
Alternative Course of Study
Humber also offers the Bachelor of Applied Arts – Criminal Justice degree program 22201, the Community and Justice Services diploma program 11171, the Protection, Security and Investigation diploma program 24201, Protection, Security and Investigation: Crime Scene Investigation diploma program 2420A.
Your Future Study Options
Graduates with an overall grade point average (GPA) of 75 per cent or more may be considered for admission to the four-year Bachelor of Applied Arts – Criminal Justice degree program 22201. Graduates may then complete the degree with the equivalent of six semesters of full-time study plus two eight-week work terms. Graduates must also possess ENG4U or Humber’s COMM 200/WRIT 100 or COMM 300/WRIT 200 with a grade of 70 per cent or more.
Admission will be based on availability in the program.
Police Foundations graduates may also apply for advanced standing in the Protection, Security and Investigation program 24201 and the Protection, Security and Investigation: Crime Scene Investigation diploma program 2420A.
Qualified graduates of this program may be eligible to apply their academic credit towards further study at many postsecondary institutions. Visit humber.ca/transferoptions for detailed information.