At Forensic Studies - Forensic Science concentration program of University of Baltimore, you'll study the theory of forensics and practice its applications through your coursework, a portion of which you'll complete in the Baltimore Police Department. This experiential learning opportunity provides you with the background and forensic experience you'll need to become a forensic science specialist or a criminal investigator.
This concentration focuses on the scientific aspects of criminal investigation. You'll be working in the University of Baltimore's state-of-the-art Jami R. Grant Forensic Laboratories, built in conjunction with the Baltimore Police Department to train students and to serve as a reserve crime lab for the city. Your coursework in the lab will allow you to interact with forensic professionals and gain experience with sophisticated equipment.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Chemistry of Death
- Forensic Science
- Crime Scene Investigation
- Laboratory Safety and Quality Assurance
- Trace Evidence
- Arson Investigation and Glass Analysis
- 48 months
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DisciplinesForensic Science View 160 other Masters in Forensic Science in United States
- a 2.75 cross-institutional cumulative grade point average
- completion of COSC 100: Introduction to Computer Technologies or an equivalent transferable course (a general education requirement)
- a criminal background check
- a urinalysis.
- satisfactory completion (with a GPA of 2.5 or better and no grade lower than C) of at least five of these prerequisite science courses prior to admission**:
Organic Chemistry I
Organic Chemistry II
International19374 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9687 USD per semester during 48 months.
National19374 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9687 USD per semester during 48 months.
In-State7014 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3507 USD per semester during 48 months.
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