Program Learning Outcomes

PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES (PEOs)

  • PEO1: Pursue lifelong learning through advanced studies, trainings and specialized courses, scientific inquiry and criminological research.
  • PEO2: Perform the functions required in the practice of the profession in crime prevention, law enforcement, scientific crime detection, correctional administration, public safety, and allied fields.
  • PEO3: Achieve leadership position in criminology, criminal justice, and related fields while maintaining high standards of professional, ethical and social responsibility.

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: Value 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: Collaborate effectively and independently in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams
  • PLO8: Engage in lifelong learning and understanding of the need to keep abreast on the developments in the field Criminology and Criminal Justice.
  • PLO9: Apply professional, social, and ethical standards in the practice of profession.
  • PLO10: Effectively communicate orally and in writing using both English and Filipino.

Curriculum Flowchart

Criminolgy Curriculum Flowchart

Retention Policies

BS CRIMINOLOGY

  1. Incoming Freshmen. A student must have been qualified for enrolment as determined by Admission Office.
  2. Academic Advisement. A student with a grade of 3.0, 5.0 (Failed), 6.0 (Failure due to Absences), 8.0 (Unauthorized Withdrawal) or 9.0 (Dropped) in any subject shall be required to report to the program chair / coordinator for consultation and counseling before being allowed to enroll the following semester.
  3. All students enrolling in the third-year level are required to take the qualifying examination conducted by the college.

Conditions in the qualifying examination to be conducted by the college:

  1. Students must pass the qualifying examination with general average rating of 75% and no grade below 65% in all board related subjects before a student can be admitted in the third-year level.
  2. Students who failed in the qualifying examination must retake and pass the qualifying examination with a rating of 75% or better.
  3. Students enrolling in the fourth-year level must have taken all the general education subjects except those general education subjects which are offered in the fourth year.
  4. To qualify to enroll in the COJT1 or Internship1, the student enrolling should be in 4th year standing.
  5. All graduation students are required to take the Mock Board Examination / Online Review program and the result will form part of their grades in COJT1 and COJT2 course.

Non-Admission to the Program (Out of The Program)

A student shall no longer be admitted to the program on the following grounds:

  1. If he/she fails the same major/professional course for the second time
  2. If he/she fails the re-take of qualifying examination

Career Opportunities

  • Professor, Instructor or teacher in Criminology in any University, College or School
  • Law enforcement officer, administrator, executive adviser consultant or agent in any government of private agency;
  • As laboratory technician in dactyloscopy, ballistics, questioned documents, police photography, lie detection, forensic chemistry and other scientific aspects of crime detection
  • As correctional administrator, executive supervisor worker or officers in any correctional and penal institution
  • As counselor, expert, adviser researcher in any government or private agency on any aspects of criminal research or project involving causes of crime, juvenile delinquency, treatment of offenders, police operation, law enforcement administration, scientific criminal investigation or public welfare administration
  • As security officers, supervisors, administrator, investigations, inspectors, security consultant and training instructors and directors.
  • As investigators of Bureau of Custom administration office, Bureau of Immigration and Deportation, , Department of Foreign Affairs;
  • As Fire Bureau officers, administrators, supervisors, inspectors and investigators.
  • The Philippine National Police
  • The Bureau of Jail Management & Penology
  • The Bureau of Fire Protection
  • The Armed Forces of the Philippines
  • Security Industry:
  • Security Officers, Security Guards, Private Detectives or Investigators
  • The Parole and Probation Office (PPO)
  • The Bureau of Corrections (BUCOR)
  • Commission on Human Rights (CHR)
  • Bureau of Customs (Customs Police)
  • The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)
  • The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI)
  • The Department of Foreign Affairs (Document Examiners and Investigators)
  • The Department of Finance Investigation Division (DOF)
  • The Central Bank of the Philippines (Security and Investigation Department) (CBP)
  • The Immigration and Deportation Bureau
  • The Intelligence Community (The NICA and MIG)
  • The Provincial Jails under the Provincial Governments
  • The Maritime Industry Authority Investigators (MARINA)
  • Land Transportation Office Investigators and Field Inspectors /Officers
  • National Penitentiary across the Philippines
  • Commercial Airlines Ground Investigators
  • Sheriff of the Department of Labor
  • Forest Officers/ Guards of CENDRO/DENR
  • Maritime Police
  • Customs Police
  • In-House Mall Investigators
  • International Airlines Ground Officers and Investigators
  • International Airport Security Officers and Palin Clothes Investigators
  • Private Commercial Bank Credit and Loan Investigators
  • General Managers and Directors of Private Security Industry
  • Security Chiefs and Supervisors in International Industry

Partners & Linkages

  • Angeles City Youth Development Office (ACYDO)
  • National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM)
  • Philippine National Police (ACPO)
  • PNP Crime Laboratory Region III San Fernando, Pampanga
  • Bureau of Fire Protection (Angeles City)
  • Bureau of Jail Management and Penology
  • National Bureau of Investigation Region III
  • Parole and Probation Office, Angeles City
  • Clark International Airport Security Department
  • Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency
  • Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)
  • Angeles City Traffic Development Office (ACTDO)
  • Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG)

Contact Details

Dr. Niño M. Kabiling
Dean, College of Criminal Justice Education and Forensics
nkabiling@hau.edu.ph
Local 1245

Anthony John A. Jimenez, LPT, RCrim. MSCJ
Program Chairperson
ajjimenez@hau.edu.ph
Local 1379