Careers in Forensic Science

Forensic science is actually not one field, but many. For example, specialists may work in forensic chemistry, forensic biology, forensic odontology, or physicians (MDs or DOs) may work a forensic pathologists. The way one enters the field depends on the area in which one will work. Often it will involve having a strong science background and earning at least a master's degree.

Additional information on career fields

Learn more about the Forensic Science Minor at Purdue.