Site Search
UWindsor Students graphic

Criminology (Honours)

  • Examine criminal activity, legal issues, policing, regulation, and security in society
  • Focus on the causes, consequences and control of crime and illegalities
  • Study criminal law, enforcement, prosecution, sentencing, punishment, victims of crime, media and crime, deviance, and justice
  • New courses in environmental and corporate crime, surveillance, and media, crime and culture
  • Develop critical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Innovative curriculum in research, organizational, and communication skills development, including data analysis
  • Gain employment relevant experience
  • Study with approachable, world-class professors in a student-centred, welcoming and cosmopolitan environment

Course Descriptions - Criminology


Minimum Admissions Average: 
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Criminology
Mean Admissions Average: 
  • ENG4U required.
  • Students may choose to double major in any BA Honours program.
Career Tracks: 
  • Police services
  • Law (with additional studies)
  • Security agencies (public and private)
  • Corrections, including probation and parole
  • Federal, provincial and municipal government departments; military
  • Customs and immigration services
  • Advanced research (with additional studies)