- The diploma can be completed fully online
- Developed by industry professionals in public safety
- Fast and flexible - complete your diploma in one year
- The only program of its kind in Canada
Learn more by downloading a curriculum guide.
The Laurier Graduate Diploma in Countering Crime is the only program of its kind in Canada. Fast and flexible, the program can be completed in just over a year while you work.
- SAFE600: Public Safety in Canada (0.5 credits)
- SAFE601: Issues in Contemporary Public Safety (0.5 credits)
- SAFE610: Intelligence and Evidence-Based Decision Making (0.5 credits)
- SAFE611: Diverse Communities (0.5 credits)
To enter the online graduate diploma program, applicants must meet the following minimum requirements and submit the outlined paperwork:
- Have a B average (73%) in their last 5 full credits/10 half credits of a 3-year undergraduate degree and a minimum of 3 years of acceptable public safety related work experience OR 10 or more years of acceptable public safety related work experience in a mid to senior level management position.
- Submit all transcripts from all universities or colleges attended (if applicable)
- Submit a resume
- Submit three reference letters (one must be a proof of employment experience letter)
For more information about the admissions process or your eligibility, speak with an Enrolment Advisor at 888.368.0345.
If you are interested in continuing your studies in the Master of Public Safety program upon completion of a graduate diploma program, you are eligible to receive up to 4 transfer credits, with the exception of the GIS and Data Analytics Graduate Diploma Program where you can receive up to 2 transfer credits.
Develop expertise in the theories and issues driving crime prevention, law enforcement and rehabilitation practices in Canada. Prepare yourself for positions that focus on leading countering crime initiatives and preventing crime before it happens, such as law enforcement, intelligence analysis and more. If you’re ready to progress in your current career or looking to change directions while building on your experience, a Graduate Diploma in Countering Crime is the perfect way to gain the knowledge and credentials you’ll need to define your future.
To learn more about the program, download the curriculum guide.