Forensic and Investigative Sciences
Granted By: Purdue University
Academic Unit: IUPUI School of Science
Overview: In Fall of 2004, IUPUI began the first forensic science degree program in Indiana. Completion of this program leads to the Bachelor of Science degree in Forensic and Investigative Sciences. All students take a core of science classes and university requirements. Then each student chooses one of the current two concentrations: Chemistry or Biology.
The program also includes courses in law and forensic science, and laboratory courses in forensic chemistry and biology as well as an opportunity to do an internship at a crime laboratory. Graduates of the program will be able to seek employment in crime labs, scientific industries, environmental agencies and federal or local law enforcement.