Advances in technology have created a need for students in basic sciences to apply the tools of technology to a wide variety of criminal investigations.
The forensic science program offers a certificate in forensic science for biology, biochemistry and chemistry students. The certificate is designed to enable students in degree programs in biological sciences and chemistry to begin careers in forensic laboratories.
Students must complete 19 hours of course work, including:
Completion of the Forensic Science Aptitude Test offered by the American Board of Criminalistics
Contact the forensic science program office or visit the web site for more information (www.forensic.unt.edu).
The Certificate in Forensic Science in conjunction with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, Biology and Chemistry is accredited by the Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission [410 North 21st Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80904; 719-636-1100].