Forensic Investigation (Graduate Certificate)

Certificate Requirements
LAW 500Death Investigation3
or LAW 640 Computer Forensics
LAW 504Crime Scene Investigation3
LAW 600Criminal Law, Evidence and Legal Procedures3
LAW 615Forensic Photography and Crime Scene Investigation3
Restricted Electives
Select six credit hours from the following courses6
Forensic Accounting
Auditing for Fraud
Bloodstain Pattern Analysis in Violent Crimes
Forensic Anthropology for Law Enforcement
Human Remains: Search, Recovery, and Identification
Forensic Entomology
Forensic Interviewing
Profiling and Behavioral Analysis
Administration, Planning, and Ethics
LAW 596-599
Special Topics
Coutroom Testimony and Procedure
Analysis of Biological Evidence
Analysis of Physical Evidence
Internet Commerce Fraud and Investigation
Advanced Research Methods
Graduate Internship
Research and Publication
LAW 696-699
Special Topics
Total Credit Hours18

Graduation Requirements

  1. Filing of an approved Application for Graduation.
  2. Satisfactory completion of all required coursework as listed on the approved Program of Study.
  3. Earn a minimum overall GPA of 3.0, with no more than 6 credit hours of C in all required coursework.
  4. At least half of the 18 credit hours must be 600-level.

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