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Forensic Studies - Forensic Science concentration

University of Baltimore

48 months
Duration
19374 USD/year
19374 USD/year
7014 USD/year
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About

Forensic Studies - Forensic Science concentration program of University of Baltimore has been developed and is delivered in partnership with the Baltimore Police Department, bringing you as close to real-world forensic studies as possible.

Overview

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.

Key facts:

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Chemistry of Death 
  • Forensic Science
  • Crime Scene Investigation 
  • Laboratory Safety and Quality Assurance 
  • Trace Evidence
  • Arson Investigation and Glass Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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**:

Biology I

Chemistry I

Chemistry II

Organic Chemistry I

Organic Chemistry II

Physics I

Physics II

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9687 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9687 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7014 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3507 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Baltimore

1240 - 2100 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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