The Forensic Science Minor offers the student the opportunity to explore and develop an interest in forensic science. Students pursuing a career in criminal justice or public safety will find that a forensic science background will be an invaluable asset in field operations and career advancement. (In planning your general education requirements, it is highly recommended that BIO 130 Introduction to Biotechnology or CHY 100 Chemistry I, or both, be taken in preparation for the Forensic Science minor).
|CRJ 326||Introduction to Forensic Science OR|
|CRJ 222||Criminalistics||3 credits|
|CRJ 215||Principles of Investigations||3 credits|
|CRJ 220||Forensics of Death Investigation||3 credits|
|ANT 332||Introduction to Forensic Anthropology||3 credits|
|Select two of the following:|
|ANT 330||Medical Anthropology||3 credits|
|BUS 314||Auditing & Forensic Accounting||3 credits|
|PSA/COS 413||Computer Forensics & Investigations||3 credits|
|PSA 327||Sex Crimes||3 credits|
NOTE: Nursing students who have taken NUR301, NUR309, and HLT386 will be awarded 3 credits towards the required 6 credit electives for the Forensic Minor.
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