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Forensic Science, Bachelor

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Sparks, NV, United States
Forensic Science is a constantly evolving and advancing discipline that combines biology, chemistry, and criminal justice to solve crimes and understand our past. We offer a bachelor degree in Forensic Science at the St. Thomas Aquinas College. 
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Overview

Forensic science has helped identify criminal suspects and victims, exonerate the wrongly accused, and shed light on historical questions and mysteries. 

Our Forensic Science program at the St. Thomas Aquinas College requires an intensive internship in a forensics lab between your junior and senior years, providing you with authentic work experience. In addition, our program adheres to guidelines set forth by the American Academy of Forensic Science and will prepare you to Perform a crime scene analysis using relevant science and technology. 

Internship And Experience In Forensic Science

  • Integrate scientific theory and practical laboratory training 
  • Professionally communicate information
  • Analyze and interpret forensic research and case study findings
  • Discuss current criminal justice, societal, governmental, ethical, scientific, and business issues concerning forensic science 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Rolling Admissions

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Your forensic science degree can lead to employment opportunities in a variety of federal, state, and local government facilities and organizations, as well as private laboratory facilities.

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Complete your Common Application. It's a snap! Remember to include your college essay
  • Have your college counselor send us transcripts from your secondary (high) school
  • Send your SAT or ACT scores to STAC
  • All international students are required to take either the TOEFL , IELTS, or Pearson PTE English language proficiency exam
  • STAC requires at least one letter of recommendation
  • Any student attending secondary (high) school outside of the U.S. must have a transcript evaluation completed by any of the organizations on the NACES membership list 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16125 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    32250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16125 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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