Forensic Science Online Graduate Program
Join a Top-Ranked Forensic Science Program
Forensic science is a diverse field that involves a wide range of skillsets. To complement this multi-faceted subject, the University of Florida offers multiple online graduate options that will allow you to focus on the areas of forensic science that interest you most. Tailored for working professionals, all of UF’s graduate programs are offered entirely online with asynchronous elements so they can be completed anywhere, at your own pace.
Forensic Science at a glance
The Master’s and Graduate Certificate’s application deadline is April 10, 2023.
Master’s degree must complete 32 credit hours for completion of the program. The graduate certificate can be completed in as little as one year, and all credits can transfer towards a Master’s.
No GRE required!
Classes are offered fall, spring, & summer and students are accepted into the program year-round.
What Are students saying?
Hear how this program has helped our students excel in their careers and gain important knowledge.
Growth and Opportunity
Our comprehensive program allows you to diversify your career options and make yourself a more versatile and in-demand asset in the workforce.
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The Forensic Investigator newsletter highlights faculty, alumni and student achievements, interviews and more; as well as, current topics in the world of forensics.
Features & Announcements
Register for an on-demand version of our September 22, 2022 webinar. In this webinar faculty from the program covered the different concentrations of the M.S. & certificate degrees, shared their experience creating a career path in forensics and how a degree in forensics could help you.
A Conversation with Nancy Toffolo, M.S.
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Forensic Science program alumnus & Instructional Associate Professor, Tate Yeatman, and the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office forensic team used…
Scholarship Opportunity: UF Association of…
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How to Apply
Mandatory Department Application
Complete the application intent form once you are ready to begin the application process.
Complete UF Application
Once you have indicated your interest in the program and semester, start your UF graduate application.
Once you have applied to the program, send over your transcripts so you can be considered for the program.
Send Test Scores
If applicable, make sure you send in all test scores (such as TOEFL) so your application can be processed.