Forensic Science Program Requirements

The curriculum for the Forensic Science program follows and is designed to be completed in as few as two years: Students must complete all Core Courses. In addition, students must elect a track and complete all courses in the selected track.

Core Courses:

FSCI 500

Survey of Forensic Science (3)

FSCI 610

Physical Evidence at Crime Scenes (3)

FSCI 615

Safety/Quality Control/quality Assurance(2)

FSCI 655

Practicum Rotations (3)

FSCI 720

Seminar in Forensic Science I (1)

FSCI 721

Seminar in Forensic Science II (1)

FSCI 760

Research Project & Presentation I (3)

FSCI 761

Research Project & Presentation II (3)

FSCOR 604

Evidence (3)

FSCOR 664

Litigation Practice & Procedure (3)

FSCI 701

Mock Trial (3)

Chemistry Track:

FSCI 617

Trace Evidence (4)

FSCI 620

Drug Analysis (3)

FSCI XXX

Toxicology (3)*

FSCI/FS

Forensic Science or Forensic Studies Elective (3-4)

Biology Track:

FSCI 640

Serology & Immunology (3)

FSCI 645

DNA Analysis (4)

FSCI XXX

Forensic Biology Databases (3)*

FSCI/FS

Forensic Science or Forensic Studies Elective (3-4)

Crime Scene Investigation Track:

FSCI XXX

Crime Scene Investigation (3)*

FSCI XXX

Latent Prints & Techniques (4)*

ART 540

Crime Scene Photography

FSCI/FS

Forensic Science or Forensic Studies Elective (3-4)

*Pending Approval