College of Arts and Sciences


Forensic Science

The Master of Science in Forensic Science (M.S.F.S.) program at Arcadia University is one of only a select few institutions in the country accredited by the Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS).

A two-year program offering classroom and laboratory exposure to a variety of specialties.

Our Program

A unique partnership with the Center for Forensic Science Research & Education and internationally known NMS Labs.

Facilities & Labs

Our internship program gives every student valuable real-world experience and career preparation.

Guaranteed Internship

Crime Scene House

Dr. John Hoffman, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, cut the ribbon during the opening ceremonies of Arcadia’s Crime Scene House in January 2015. Staged crime scenes within the house provide forensic science students hand-on training in collecting evidence, casting tracks, and securing and preserving a crime scene.
Ribbon cutting of the forensic science's crime house.

By the Numbers

#1

#1 Performance on FSAT

Arcadia’s Forensic Science students continue to rank at the top of the class in the national Forensic Science Assessment test.

90+

More than 90% of Graduates Employed

Due to an excellent program reputation, graduates of Arcadia’s Forensic Science program are well received by the forensic science community.

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FEPAC Fully-Accredited

One of only a select few institutions in the country accredited by the Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS).

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Enrollment Management
1-877-272-ARCADIA (1-877-272-2342)
admiss@arcadia.edu

How to Apply

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Attend an Open House, or come to campus
for a tour.
 

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Forensic Science
Dr. Karen Scott, Program Director
Boyer Hall, 3rd Floor

Chemistry & Physics Dept.