Conestoga College

Police Foundations

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Program Information

School:Conestoga College
Faculty:Doon Campus
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Criminal Justice/Police Science
Description:Conestoga's Police Foundations (PF) and Protection, Security and Investigation (PSI) programs offer a two-year integrated learning experience to help you develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes and values of a preferred candidate in your chosen field. The first year of the Police Foundations program is shared with the Protection, Security and Investigation program. This common first year focuses on justice foundations and has been designed to provide an overall base for a variety of careers in criminal justice and community safety. In this first year, you will be exposed to courses that give you an understanding of how society and its institutions work. In second year, you will be given the opportunity to concentrate your studies in Police Foundations. This second year provides both academic study and job-focused practical training to prepare students for careers in the private and public sectors.

The second year Police Foundations program courses are directed towards the acquisition of basic knowledge and skills relevant to entry-level positions in law enforcement.
Note: All first-year applicants must apply to program #0002, Protection, Security and Investigation.
URL:Police Foundations at Conestoga College
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,417
International: $14,656

Cost per year is for the 2018-2019 academic year.
Enrolment #:220
Careers:Commissioned Police OfficersPolice Officers

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
    - Successful completion of year one of the Protection, Security, and Investigation program, or its equivalent

    - Please note: Where the number of applications to Police Foundations exceeds available space, students may be admitted based on overall academic performance.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on December 30, 2018