Justice Studies

Do you love to serve your community? It takes a special person to be committed to public service. We appreciate you and that's why we continue to offer students the best training in the province.

Full-Time Programs

Police Foundations (Ontario College Diploma)

Protection, Security and Investigation (Ontario College Diploma)

Natural Resource/Environmental Law - Inspection and Enforcement (Ontario College Graduate Certificate)


Part-Time & Distance Programs

Addictions and Mental Health Studies (Certificate)


People like you want to make a difference in the world. And that motivates us to provide the best programming to our justice studies students. We think of it as a win-win: you receive the best possible training and we get a top-level public servant in our communities. Great things happen when we work together.

Endorsed by the Ministry of the Solicitor General and Correctional Services, the Police Foundations program at Sault College prepares you with the skills and knowledge required for a position in policing. Police Foundations offers hands-on experience through our partnership with Crime Stoppers for Patrol – the only one of its kind in North America.

But it get’s better. Our #1 ranked Police Foundations and Protection, Security and Investigation programs provide you the option to graduate with two college diplomas AND a university degree through our neighbouring Lake Superior State University. This can add up to a significant cost savings for your education.

Get started in your career in criminal justice at Sault College. With 85% of our graduates finding employment within six months of graduation, you’ll be making a difference sooner than you think.