Biology, Concentration in Forensic Science, B.Sc. | Saint Peter's University | Jersey City, United States
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Biology, Concentration in Forensic Science

48 months
38790 USD/year
38790 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Biology, Concentration in Forensic Science at Saint Peter's University allows students to obtain a science-oriented degree that is supported by professional courses in forensic science and criminal justice within the context of a liberal arts education. 


The field of forensic science is recognized as a respected discipline among scientists and others in criminal justice, chemistry, biology and physics. This Biology, Concentration in Forensic Science, offered through the Department of Biology at Saint Peter's University, is built upon the foundation of the University’s well-established programs in biology, chemistry, criminal justice and psychology.


In support of the University Mission, the Department of Biology provides individual attention and grounding in the Life Sciences while fostering the education of a diverse community of learners. The Biology - Forensic Science program at Saint Peter's University, committed to academic excellence, provides a broad-based, challenging education that encourages students to excel intellectually, lead ethically, serve compassionately, and uphold justice in our ever-changing urban and global environment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Criminalistics and Forensic Science
  • Microbiology
  • Current Issues in Biology 
  • Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis
  • Organic Chemistry 
  • Biochemistry
  • Statistics for Life Sciences 
  • Calculus for the Life Sciences 
  • Physics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic transcripts with English Translation from all high schools attended.
    • Proof of English proficiency
    • Short essay or personal statement (included in the application but may be sent separately).
    • One letter of recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselor, school official, coach, or community service coordinator.
    • Completed application form
    • Official high school transcript, or GED score report; strongly recommend senior grades (check in with your counselor if you are able. We can accept emailed documents to from your school counselors or other school official)
    • Official SAT or ACT scores or test-optional essay

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38790 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    38790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38790 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Jersey City

1300 - 3200 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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