Program Information

School: Simon Fraser University
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study: Criminology
Description: Criminology studies criminal behaviour and society’s reaction to crime. Courses focus on theoretical and practical knowledge of law and the criminal justice system, and are integrated across a wide range of related disciplines. SFU’s School of Criminology is the largest in Canada, offering a variety of undergraduate programs. The Criminology program is a major in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. It is also offered as a minor or you may complete a certificate program in an area such as police, legal or forensic studies. You can start this program at the Surrey campus. For more information on the co-op education program, please visit
URL: Criminology at Simon Fraser University
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Principles of Mathematics 

Must obtain a grade of C- or better in Grade 12 English and Principles of Math 11. More Information about prerequisites available at:

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88]

More information about English Language requirements available at: