Are you an international student interested in law enforcement and correctional services? 

Studies in criminal justice provide specialised knowledge, skills and competencies to work in a range of professional and community settings.

Recent needs of the criminal justice profession are for graduates with skills in social science, criminal justice systems and law, including criminology, sociology and social philosophy. 

Bachelor of Criminal Justice and Psychological Studies

Prepare for a fascinating career in the justice system or community welfare, with VU's Bachelor of Criminal Justice and Psychological Studies.

Fees

2020: A$11,600*
* fee per semester

Intakes
2020: February, July
Campus
Footscray Park
Duration
3 years
Bachelor of Criminal Justice
Gain in-depth knowledge of our justice systems and a holistic approach to community justice with the Bachelor of Criminal Justice.
Fees

2020: A$11,600*
* fee per semester

Intakes
2020: February, July
Campus
Footscray Park
Duration
3 years

Master of Arts (Research)
Undertake a Master of Arts (Research) at VU to gain a respected qualification in the humanities, arts or social sciences.
Fees

2019: A$11,900** fee per semester

Intakes
2019: February and July
Campus
Footscray Park
Duration
2 years

Studying criminal justice at VU

At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.

We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.

You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.

Careers

When students graduate they will be qualified to seek employment in the criminal justice system.

Many of our graduates also gain employment in:

  • community legal settings
  • law firms
  • security and intelligence organisations
  • welfare and support agencies.

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