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Biology with Forensics, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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This major prepares students for employment or graduate studies in biological sciences with forensic applications, including such professions as a crime lab scientist or a member of a criminal investigations team.

To successfully complete the biology major, the following course work is required:

  • 36 credits in biology (2 of which must be in seminar)
  • 43 credits in chemistry, mathematics and physics
  • 13 credits in criminal justice
  • 31 CORE curriculum credits.
  • A minimum of 123 credits is required for graduation, the last 30 of which must be completed at La Roche College.

    Detailed Programme Facts

    • Deadline and start date We did our best, but couldn't find the next application deadline and start date information online.
    • Programme intensity Full-time
      • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Credits
      123 alternative credits
    • Languages
      • English
    • Delivery mode
      On Campus

    Programme Structure

    Courses include:

    • Inorganic Chemistry
    • General Biology 
    • Microbiology
    • Genetics

    English Language Requirements

    This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

    General Requirements

      • Apply Online or Printable Application
      • Secondary/High School Transcript and Diploma (with notarized English translation)
      • Post-secondary Academic Transcript, if applicable (with notarized English translation)
      • International Student Agreement
      • Affidavit of Support - signed your financial sponsor
      • Official Recent Bank Statement of Sponsor
        • Bank statement must be dated within 12 months of the planned semester start date
        • Final balance on the bank statement should document the financial capability of your sponsor to cover at least one academic year of estimated expenses
        • Bank statement should document the currency of the account 
      • Copy of Passport Photo Page
      • $50 Application Fee

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      28614 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 28614 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
    • National

      28614 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 28614 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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    Living costs for Pittsburgh

    • 1148 - 1950 USD/month
      Living Costs

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


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