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Forensic Studies and Justice

University of South Florida

48 months
Duration
17324 USD/year
17324 USD/year
6410 USD/year
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About

The Forensic Studies and Justice BSc program offered at University of South Florida provides pre-law and law enforcement-minded students with a critical analytical education to help improve the use of evidence in investigations, especially in the criminal justice system.

Overview

The Forensic Studies and Justice BSc program offered at University of South Florida teaches about forensic applications in criminal justice, cognitive biases, structured analytical techniques, and case study analysis within a systems thinking paradigm to provide a solid background to reduce errors in and improve investigations.

Objective

The objective of the Forensic Studies and Justice BSc program offered at University of South Florida is to develop a sound educational basis either for law school, graduate work, or professional training in one or more of the technical areas comprising the modern criminal justice system, like investigators, analysts, agents, or technicians at the local, state, and federal levels. By tailoring electives, students can create areas of professional emphasis like white-collar crime, human trafficking, victims’ advocates, environmental crimes, and others.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Survey of the Criminal Justice System 
  • Theories of Criminal Behavior 
  • Research Methods in Criminal Justice 
  • Analytic Forensic Case Studies 
  • Ethics and the Criminal Justice System 
  • Forensic Science 
  • Forensic Investigations 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application
  • Pay the non-refundable US $30 application fee
  • Original or certified copies of academic transcripts, mark sheets, grade reports, diplomas or certificates, national standardized examination results, or other academic course work to USF
  • Official SAT or ACT scores to USF
  • Official IELTS, TOEFL or PTEA scores to USF (only required for students from non-English speaking countries)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17324 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17324 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    17324 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17324 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    6410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6410 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Tampa

1122 - 1951 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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