Bachelor of Criminal Justice

Bachelor of Criminal Justice

Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: 31 May
Processing time: 20 days
Intakes: July, February
International tuition: A$26,880
Domestic tuition: A$10,958

Program overview

You’ll be introduced to key institutions and concepts in criminal justice, including policing and the correctional system. You’ll also learn about the uses of technology in crime, crime theories and crime investigation. Classes about international human rights, global crime and public policy will give you the chance to expand your knowledge and expertise. In your final year, you’ll put your skills to the test with a 50-day work placement in a criminal justice organisation. Learn through innovative programs like the Bridge of Hope Innocence Initative, a project where students work on real cases of wrongful conviction. If you want to enter the police forces, or work in corrections, courts, customs and related agencies, this program is for you. The program also provides a qualification for those working in relevant agencies to assist with career progression and moving into other related fields.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • PTE
Completion of secondary school comparable to Australian Year 12 or equivalent academic achievement. IELTS: minimum score of 6.5, with no subscore less than 6.0 or TOEFL: a minimum score of 580 or Internet-based (IBT) TOEFL: a score of 79 (with minimum score of 13 in Reading, 12 in Listening, 18 in Speaking and 21 in Writing) or Pearson Test of English (Academic): an overall score of 58 with no score less than 58

Career opportunities

Australian Federal Police Victoria Police Customs and Border Protection Victorian Gaming Commission community corrections Department of Justice Department of Human Services courts

Campus location

Melbourne , Australia

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