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Forensic Chemistry

York College of Pennsylvania

48 months
19670 USD/year
19670 USD/year
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So much more than "CSI," the Forensic Chemistry program of York College of Pennsylvania puts you in real-life situations gathering evidence, working with medical examiners and analyzing data to work in some of the most exciting industries.


The Forensic Chemistry program of York College of Pennsylvania combines the sophisticated practices of chemistry with the analytical techniques needed to solve a case. Our students identify physical evidence and use the power of science to discover where it came from and how it ended up on a scene.

Those who earn a degree in Forensic Chemistry work as crime-lab chemists, complete testing in research facilities, follow evidence in wildlife forensics or pursue higher levels of learning in graduate programs.

Your future in Forensic Chemistry

Our graduates work for Baltimore County Police Department, the DC Government Department of Forensic Sciences and the New Jersey State Police. What can you do with a forensic chemistry degree? Take a look at just a few possibilities:

  • Graduate School – Master’s or Ph.D.
  • Crime-Lab Chemist at a federal agency, a private lab or for the state police
  • Research Facilities (new technologies, standards compliance, testing)
  • Wildlife Forensics

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Molecular Biology
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Criminalistics 
  • Crime Scene Processing
  • Forensic Body Fluids
  • Forensic Chemical Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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National students - we have ongoing enrollment available right now


122 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for admission must be submitted online
  • Official Copy of Secondary School grade report (high school transcript) along with a certified English translation if needed
  • Evidence of English language proficiency (for Non-Native English speakers)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19670 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9835 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19670 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9835 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for York

1000 - 1500 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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Updated over a year ago

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