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Forensic Science Program
Are you inquisitive, with a love of science and a strong desire to improve society? Consider a career in forensic science. Our certificate curriculum blends the sciences with rigorous hands-on experience—ideal preparation for a rewarding profession that spans all levels of law enforcement, from the police crime lab to the Environmental Protection Agency, CIA, U.S. Postal Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services, and CDC, to name a few.
What sets us apart?
- Our program was designed with the help of experts from the FBI, EPA, and law enforcement.
- You can choose the forensic science integrated program (with a certificate that complements a major) or minor; with our faculty helping you take the next step in this fascinating field.
- Small class sizes ensure that you get personal attention.
- To enter the forensic science field, the American Academy of Forensic Sciences recommends mastery of a natural science—biology or chemistry, for example. And that’s just what you’ll get at USciences: We’re dedicated to the sciences.
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USciences' NIH Visit Focuses on Expanding Interprofessional Research Opportunities
July 18, 2017
In an effort to build relationships and learn about how to better qualify for federal grant funding, a group of University of the Sciences faculty and staff traveled to the Bethesda, Md., headquarters of the National Institutes of Health.
Alumna Taps into CPR Skills to Save a Stranger's Life
July 17, 2017
Lindsay Hummel BI'13, DPM, was celebrating her medical school graduation when she was called into action to perform CPR on a stranger.
Amanpreet Kaur PhD'17 Says Cancer Biology Program Uniquely Prepared Her in Quest for Researching a Cancer Cure
June 13, 2017
On a search to find a cure for cancer and other diseases, Amanpreet Kaur PhD'17 said a unique program between USciences and The Wistar Institute helped prepare her for that noble task.
Dr. Zachary Klase Receives $2.1 million Grant from NIDA for HIV Research
May 25, 2017
With a focus on HIV/AIDS research, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Zachary A. Klase, PhD, was selected to receive the prestigious Avenir Award, a $2.1 million, five-year grant, from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) in May 2017.
USciences Students Win Awards at Alpha Chi Honor Society Convention
May 11, 2017
Two USciences students who attended this year's Alpha Chi Honor Society Convention in Louisville, KY last month, came home with awards.
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