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Forensic Studies

University of Baltimore

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

The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Studies program at the 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 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.

Career

You'll receive comprehensive training in the evidentiary process and familiarize yourself with the major components of the criminal justice process, from the investigation and collection of crime scene evidence to its scientific evaluation and subsequent presentation in court.

The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Studies program at the University of Baltimore will prepare you for work in the field and in the laboratory in such careers as:

  • trace evidence examiner
  • drug analyst
  • crime scene technician
  • forensic investigator
  • police officer
  • federal law enforcement agent
  • detective.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Forensic Science 
  • Crime Scene Investigation 
  • Laboratory Safety and Quality Assurance 
  • Arson Investigation and Glass Analysis
  • Microscopy
  • Instrumental Analysis
  • Drug 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.

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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