Bachelor of Science in Criminology

The BS Criminology program is a four-year course that is geared towards careers in police administration, corrections, scientific crime detection, jail management and penology, fire protection and industrial security. Its value lies in the improvement of criminal justice administration, responsiveness to the strengthening of law enforcement agencies and enhancement of the public safety.

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Why Study Criminology in Perpetual Help?

The University of Perpetual Help System DALTA Las Piñas Campus is an ISO Certified and Autonomous University as granted by the Commission on Higher Education. The College of Criminology is Level III Accredited Program as awarded by Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation, Inc. (PACUCOA). The program has developed a competitive curriculum and syllabus, with top-caliber professors who has experienced and handling courses that are aligned in their field of specialization. The College of Criminology have a Criminalistics Laboratory with complete mandated equipment and/or instruments and facilities in compliance with CHED Memorandum No. 21 Series of 2005.

The program has produced several topnotchers and maintains an above National Passing Percentage in Criminology Licensure Examination.

The College of Criminology provides a co-curricular and extra-curricular activities that assure relevance to academic instruction and holistic character development of criminology students.

The College of Criminology, spearheaded by the Dean, its faculty members, and staffs will ensure that Criminology graduates possesses the essential knowledge, skills, capability, integrity and discipline to become economically productive, developed sustainable livelihood, contribute to peaceful and democratic society and enhance their individual well-being mentally, emotionally, physically and spiritually.

Career Opportunities

  1. Police Officer
  2. Criminologist or Crime Sociologist
  3. Law Enforcement Administrator
  4. Forensic Experts (Photography, Dactyloscopy, Ballistics, Polygraphy, Questioned Document Examination, etc.)
  5. Correctional Administrator
  6. Behavioral Scientist
  7. Security Professionals
  8. Criminal Investigator
  9. Intelligence Officer
  10. Private Detective
  11. Sea or Air Marshal