Entry-level master's degree earners can also get a proper introduction to forensic science from this position, which is a great starting point for more prominent positions in the future. The best way to get started in the forensic science field is to take a position that puts you right into the act of collecting and analyzing evidence.

Online Master's of Forensic Science Programs

The advancement of technology plays a huge part in the spread of popularity in this career path, with more jobs becoming available as more methods of evidence collection and analysis are being released.

Depending on where you live, it is possible that careers such as this one are more prominent than in other areas of the country.

Largely populated areas that have bigger law enforcement agencies are more likely to employ more forensic science technicians that cities with smaller populations and lower crime rates.

There are multiple online forensic science-related degree options at the Master's level.

All Schools with Forensic Science Programs

Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants

Arcadia University

Glenside
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

Bay Path College

Longmeadow
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

Boston University

Boston
  • Master of Science in Forensic Anthropology
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

California State University Los Angeles

Los Angeles
  • Master of Arts in Forensic Anthropology
  • Master of Science in Criminalistics
  • Master of Science in Forensic Psychology

Drexel University

Philadelphia
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

Duquesne University

Pittsburgh
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science and Law

Fairleigh Dickinson University

Madison
  • Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology

Florida International University

Miami
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science
  • Online Masters in Forensic Science

George Washington University

Washington
  • Master of Forensic Science in Crime Scene Investigation
  • Master of Forensic Science in Forensic Chemistry
  • Master of Forensic Science in Forensic Molecular Biology
  • Master of Forensic Science in Forensic Toxicology
  • Masters of Forensic Science in High Technology Crime Investigations

Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

Indianapolis
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

John Jay College of Criminal Justice (CUNY)

New York
  • Master of Arts in Forensic Mental Health Counseling
  • Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

Marshall University

Huntington
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

Mercyhurst Archaeological Institute

Erie
  • Master of Science in Forensic and Biological Anthropology

Michigan State University

East Lansing
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

National University

Los Angeles
  • Master of Forensic Sciences

Nebraska Wesleyan University

Lincoln
  • Master of Forensic Science

Oklahoma State University

Tulsa
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

Pennsylvania State University

University Park
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Philadelphia
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

Purdue University

West Lafayette
  • Graduate Studies in Computer and Information Technology

Rider University

Princeton
  • Master of Accountancy in Fraud and Forensic Accounting

Sage Graduate School

Albany
  • Master of Science in Forensic Mental Health

Sam Houston State University

Huntsville
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

Syracuse University

Syracuse
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

Texas Tech University

Lubbock
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

Pomona
  • Master of Arts in Criminal Justice

Towson University

Towson
  • Master of Science in Forensic Chemistry
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

University at Albany

Albany
  • Master of Science in Forensic Biology
  • Master of Science in Forensic Biology
  • Master of Science in Forensic Chemistry

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Birmingham
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

University of California - Davis

Davis
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

University of Central Florida

Orlando
  • Master of Science in Digital Forensics
  • Master of Science in Digital Forensics
  • Master of Science in Forensic Analysis
  • Master of Science in Forensic Biochemistry

University of Central Oklahoma

Edmond
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

University of Charleston

Charleston
  • Executive Master of Forensic Accounting

University of Florida

Gainesville
  • Online Master of Science in Forensic Science

University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

University of Massachusetts Lowell

Lowell
  • Master of Arts in Forensic Criminology

University of New Haven

West Haven
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

University of North Dakota

Grand Forks
  • Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology

University of North Texas Health Science Center

Fort Worth
  • Master of Science in Forensic Genetics

University of Southern Mississippi

Hatiesburg
  • Masters of Science in Forensics

Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond
  • Master of Science in Forensic Science

West Virginia University

Morgantown
  • Master of Science in Forensic and Investigative Science

Western New England College

Springfield
  • MSA Forensic Accounting & Fraud Investigation Concentration