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Point of origin for blood spatter Crime Scene Cottages Preparing a slide Use of the trajectory laser in the Cottage Adding vials to equipment Forensics students arrive at crime scene A student working with a fingerprint Analyzing evidence
forensic science focus

Student Achievement Award Application - scholarship opportunities.  DEADLINE: 12/7/14 Students - after you apply, ask the faculty to send their letter of recommendation to

ATTENTION STUDENTS:  FRNSC 421W will no longer be offered in the Fall semester, please work with Tricia to plan accordingly

NEW electronic Petition for Course Substitution/Exemption/Waiver form - (ie: 3-6-9 requests OR list B substitutions)

about the program

Overarching Goals:

Be an international leader in forensic science education

Produce graduates that become future leaders in forensic science

Enhance academic excellence through a balanced emphasis on teaching, research, and service

Enhance the public's awareness of science through forensic science education

Forensic Science Program Values:

Rigor, Dedication, Commitment, Respect, Ethics, Accessibility

Code of Mutual Respect and Cooperation