Grand Canyon University

Master of Science in Forensic Science (Online)

The Master of Science in Forensic Science degree from Grand Canyon University is designed for both professionals looking to advance their careers in forensic science and those aiming to begin working in forensic science, crime scene processing, law enforcement, medicolegal and criminal professions.

This fully online forensic science degree program offers an advanced study in forensic science, focused on building a solid foundation of practical skills and theoretical knowledge. The MS in Forensic Science could be the next step you need to move your career toward your goals.

Throughout the program, learners will develop the advanced skillset necessary for work in the field of forensic science. GCU’s unique forensic science curriculum works with hands-on, inhome laboratory activities to equip graduates for the analysis of various forms of forensic evidence. Coursework will allow students to become knowledgeable across a vast array of forensic competencies, including:

  • Data collection and analysis
  • Advanced critical thinking
  • Integrity and ethical principles in forensics
  • Effective courtroom testimony
  • Evidence analysis
  • Laboratory quality management
  • Chain of custody and authoring forensic reports
  • Applied forensic statistical analysis
  • Instrumental analysis including microscopy, chromatography and spectroscopy
  • Forensic toxicology
  • DNA and controlled substance analysis
Request More Information »

Master's Degrees

Doctoral Degrees

Sources: Google Maps, The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Wikipedia, Yahoo! Answers

Privacy Policy  |  California Residents: Do Not Sell My Personal Information  |  Disclosure: “What Determines Top/Best?”  |  Terms of Use  | 
© 2023 TriAd Media Solutions, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Disclosure: Not all programs are accelerated, available in all locations, or in both online and on-campus formats. The transferability of credits is subject to each school's transfer credit policy. Financial aid including grants, scholarships and loans may be available to those who qualify. Program lengths and outcomes vary according to each institution's specific curriculum and employment opportunities are not guaranteed. CompareTopSchools is a consumer information site that offers free ratings and recommendations of colleges and universities. We are an advertising-supported service and receive compensation from many of the schools that appear on our site. Compensation may impact which schools we rate and recommend and where those schools appear. CompareTopSchools takes into consideration several proprietary rules to determine how and where schools appear on our website. All opinions expressed on this site are our own, including, without limitation, our designation of a particular institution as being a "top" school.