Requirements – Forensic Science

Requirements for a Forensic Science Minor
Core Requirements
*BIO 1400 Concepts in Biology
BIO 2403Human Anatomy I
BIO 2404Human Anatomy II
*CHEM 1400Concepts in Chemistry
CHEM 2300Chemistry of Life Processes
*CJC 1300 Introduction to Criminal Justice
CJC 2301 Criminal Investigation
CJ C 2302 Statistics in the Behavioral Sciences
*FSCI 1300 Introduction to Forensic Science
Must take three upper-level courses from the following:
BIO 3405 Genetics
BIO 3406Entomology
BIO 3423 Cellular/Molecular Biology
BIO 4412 Immunology
CHEM 3401Analytical Chemistry
CHEM 3306Instrumental Techniques of Biochemical Research
For a biology major, a forensic science minor would include:
General education courses:
CJC 1300
CJC 2302 OR MATH 1400
Supporting courses:
CHEM 1400 [or CHEM 1351/CHEM 1251(& 1352/1252)]
CHEM 2300 [or CHEM 3301/3201 (& 3302/3202)]
Major courses:
BIO 2305/2105
BIO 2306/2106
And EITHER BIO 3408 OR BOTH BIO 2403 & BIO 2404
BIO 3423
BIO 4412
BIO 3406 is a recommended elective
Forensic science courses:
FSCI 1300
CJC 2301
For a chemistry major, a forensic science minor would include:
General education courses:
CJC 1300
CJC 2302 OR MATH 1400
Supporting courses:
BIO 1400 [or BIO 2305/2105 (& 2306/2106)]
BIO 2403/2404
Major courses:
CHEM 1351/1251
CHEM 1352/1252
CHEM 3301/3201
CHEM 3302/3202
CHEM 3401
CHEM 3306
Forensic science courses:
FSCI 1300
CJC 2301
For a criminal justice major, a forensic science minor would include:
General education courses:
CJC 1300
CJC 2302 OR MATH 1400
Supporting courses:
BIO 1400 [or BIO 2305/2105 (& 2306/2106)]
BIO 2403/2404
CHEM 1400
CHEM 2300
Major courses:
CJC 2301
CJC 3321
Forensic science courses:
FSCI 1300

*Asterisked courses fulfill the general education requirement.