University of Illinois at Chicago

College of Pharmacy

Forensic Science

Address:

1200 West Harrison Street

Chicago, IL 60607

United States

Phone:

1-312-996-4573

Fax:

1-312-413-0338

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Forensic Science

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M.S. program in forensic science is administered by the Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences in the College of Pharmacy. The program encompasses a broad knowledge of the basic areas of forensic science laboratory disciplines (biology/biochemistry; chemistry and trace evidence analysis; drug identification and toxicology; and pattern evidence) with emphasis on the integration of analytical and interpretative skills. The role of forensic laboratory sciences in justice system processes is an integrating theme. There is an opportunity for some specialization through the strategic selection of electives, and choice of research area.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Federal Application for Free Financial Aid (FAFSA).

Locale: Large City

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