The vision of the Criminalistics and Forensics Institute is to empower students to succeed in real world situations and careers by exploring opportunities in Law and the Forensic Sciences. Students will learn about the legal system and develop understandings of scientific approaches to solving real scenarios.
IS CRIMINALISTICS & FORENSICS RIGHT FOR YOU?
Are you interested in solving crimes and learning about the criminal justice system? Would you like to examine and collect evidence? If so, you can become an expert on how to understand forensic techniques and learn how science can solve crimes
It helps to be:
An ace in the lab
A good observer
A logical thinker
Good at math
Good writing skills
Someone who pays close attention to detail.
FRESHMAN YEAR COURSEWORK WILL INCLUDE:
Survey of Forensic Sciences
Survey of Law
SOPHOMORE YEAR COURSEWORK INCLUDES
Understanding Civil Law
Case studies in Civil Law
Arson & Ballistics (Fire & Bullet Analysis)
Tool Mark Analysis (Impressions made by tools on objects)