Forensic Investigation (Master of Applied Science, M.A.S.)

Core Requirements
CRJ 500Death Investigation3
CRJ 560Administration, Planning, and Ethics3
CRJ 570Criminal Investigative Methods3
CRJ 600Criminal Law, Evidence and Legal Procedures3
CRJ 610Courtroom Testimony and Procedure3
CRJ 640Computer Forensics3
CRJ 695Forensic Capstone2
Restricted Electives
Select twelve credit hours from the following courses, at least six credit hours must be 600 level12
Forensic Accounting
Auditing for Fraud
Crime Scene Investigation
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
CRJ 596-599: Special Topics
Forensic Photography and Crime Scene Investigation
Analysis of Biological Evidence
Analysis of Physical Evidence
Internet Commerce Fraud and Investigation
Advanced Research Methods
Graduate Internship
Research and Publication
CRJ 696-699: Special Topics
Total Credit Hours32

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. Completion of at least 32 credit hours of the program of study.
  5. 17 of the 32 total credit hours must be taken at the 600 level.