Forensic science is the application of scientific methods and processes to matters that involve crime or the public. Forensic science is multidisciplinary; it involves fields such as chemistry, biology, math, psychology, physics, criminal justice, and law. Forensic scientists analyze evidence and testify in court. You will learn how to use tools that allow professionals to analyze chemical, biological, and physical evidence. This program is 1 of 22 accredited forensic science programs in the Unites States.
Skills and abilities this major develops include: math, science, and statistical analysis skills; problem solving and critical thinking skills; detail orientation; and communication skills to report and to testify regarding your work.