Criminal Justice

What does it look like to foster reconciliation and restoration with those who offend?

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Gain a strong foundation in criminological theory and practical application. Discuss topics of criminal law, procedure and investigations, correction, juvenile justice and restorative justice from a Christian perspective, with emphasis on remediation, rehabilitation and restoration.

Criminal Justice is offered as a minor within the Department of Applied Social Sciences.

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Right from the start, Redeemer's intentional integration of faith, supported by interdisciplinary and cross-functional learning, prepares you for the pathways and career goals that are unique to each student.

The addition of a criminal justice minor to your degree means that the extra concentration of skills, experiences and foundational knowledge broadens the scope of what you're already learning as part of your major.

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Beyond the Classroom

Have the opportunity to apply your skills and knowledge as part of a 120-hour internship, where they both observe and participate in a job-related capacity under the supervision of experts in the field. Field trips to prisons and other correctional institutes are also part of the curriculum, providing opportunities to meet professionals in policing and corrections, including Redeemer graduates, who are now in these fields.

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After Redeemer

Alumni of Redeemer’s criminal justice program are making a positive impact in our society and in our communities.

Alumni have gone on to careers as...

  • Police officers
  • Housing service leaders
  • Support workers
  • Correctional officers
  • Paralegals
  • Case managers
  • Chaplains

Alumni have done further studies to earn...

  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
  • Police Foundations diploma
  • Paralegal studies diploma
  • MA in Community Development
  • PsyD in Clinical Psychology

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