JIBC / Justice Institute of British Columbia
Law Enforcement Studies Diploma
New Westminster Canada
Program A/B
2020 Fall (1st,2nd Cycle)
GPA 68.8% (Prerequisite)

General Information

Host Institution

Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC) is Canada’s leading public safety educator with a mission to develop dynamic justice and public safety professionals through its exceptional applied education, training and research. Founded in 1978 as a public post-secondary institution with a provincial mandate, JIBC offers internationally recognized education that leads to certificates, diplomas, bachelor’s degrees and graduate certificates; continuing education for work and career-related learning and development; and customized contract training to government agencies and private organizations worldwide. Our pioneering approach to education emphasizes realistic simulations and applied learning delivered by instructors who are experienced practitioners. 

Each year, about 26,000 students study at one of JIBC’s six campuses in B.C., through online distance education, and at more than 100 other locations in B.C., across Canada and around the world. Our graduates include paramedics; search and rescue technicians and volunteers; firefighters, law enforcement officers, security personnel, intelligence analysts, emergency management professionals, court sheriffs; correctional officers; probation/parole officers; trauma counsellors; bylaw enforcement officers; negotiators; mediators; and conflict resolution practitioners. Our education contributes to safer communities and a more just society by providing professionals with the knowledge, skills and abilities to excel at every stage of their careers and make a difference every day.

Mailing Address
V3L 5T4
715 McBride Boulevard , New Westminster , BC


Study Abroad Year
Fall Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:06/Jan/2020
2nd cycle: 16/Mar/2020
Contact information


Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

2students / Semester

approx USD $2700

Local currencycad

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒1.33

Update date 31/Jan/2020 01:13:14
Outline ID 534

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Content The two-year Law Enforcement Studies Diploma Program consists of 60 credits with 840 hours of course work in two major content areas:

Law enforcement studies - criminology, the Canadian justice system, administrative and civil law, criminal law, investigation skills and procedures, computer investigation skills, law enforcement communication skills, applied law enforcement skills (e.g. emergency vehicle operations, fitness, firearms safety, surveillance, evidence collection and preservation, crisis intervention, use of force, arrest and control techniques), research skills, and a major project based on an approved topic in law enforcement.
Liberal studies - academic writing, communication skills, critical reading and writing, applied ethics, conflict resolution, diversity issues in law enforcement, Aboriginal justice and governance.
Teaching Language English
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 08/Sep/2020 To: 11/Dec/2020
Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
IELTS: 6 - 6.5, TOEFL iBT: 72 - 86(Prerequisite)

Academic Field
Law/Criminal Justice
--Corrections, --Corrections Administration, --Criminology, --Financial Forensics and Fraud Investigation, --Forensic Science and Technology, --Juvenile Corrections, --Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysis, --Legal Studies, --Pre-Law Studies,
GPA 2.75 / 4 (68.8%)(Prerequisite)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports https://www.jibc.ca/student-services/student-support
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Home stay
  • Off Campus accommodation

Housing charge
Local currency
  • CAD
Home stay
Off Campus accommodation
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 600 - 700 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/study-canada/study-permit.html

A Study visa is generally not required for studies of less than 6 months. Please refer to website for details

Please inform prospective dates of acceptance if the dates would be later than UMAP's Timeline for onlire placement period. It helps students to choose their preferences.

Link to the Course List available for international students / Other related links

Regular Academic Calendar (indicate the period)

First Semester
From:08/Sep/2020To:11/Dec/2020(4 months)
Second Semester
From:04/Jan/2021To:16/Apr/2021(4 months)
Third Semester
Fourth Semester
Website of academic year

Semester Load in Credits/Units

1UCTS = 1Credit/1.5ECTS/3CATS *What's UCTS?


General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation
Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

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