The program aims to:

  • PEO1: Encourage research and inquiry on the nature, causes, treatment or punishment of criminal behavior and how criminal justice agencies functions and respond to crime, criminals, and victims.
  • PEO2: Prepare the students for careers in crime prevention, law enforcement, scientific crime detection, correctional administration, public safety, and allied fields.
  • PEO3: Foster the Values of leadership, integrity, accountability, and responsibility while serving their fellowmen, community, and country.

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Graduates of the BS Criminology program equipped with relevant knowledge, skills, attitude, and values shall be able to:

  • PLO1: Conduct Criminological research on crimes, crime causation, victims, and offenders to include deviant behavior.
  • PLO2: Internalize the concepts of Human rights and victim welfare.
  • PLO3: Demonstrate competence and broad understanding in law enforcement administration, public safety, and criminal justice.
  • PLO4: Utilize Criminalistics or Forensic Science in the investigation and detection of crime.
  • PLO5: Apply the Principles of and Jurisprudence of Criminal Law, evidence, and criminal procedure.
  • PLO6: Ensure offender’s welfare and development for their re-integration to the community.
  • PLO7: Articulate and discuss the latest developments in the field of Criminology and Criminal Justice.
  • PLO8: Work effectively and independently in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams.
  • PLO9: Preserve and promote “Filipino historical and cultural heritage”.