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 8, 2024. Non-degree applications are due by April 29.
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.
Classes are offered fall, spring, & summer and students are accepted into the program year-round.
Hear how this program has helped our students excel in their careers and gain important knowledge.
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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Features & Announcements
Register for our upcoming informational webinar covering the University of Florida's Forensic Science online graduate program. This webinar will provide an overview of the online graduate program, including the available M.S. and graduate certificate options.
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Join the Forensic Science team at the American Academy of Forensic Science (AAFS) Annual Conference this February (19-24) in Denver, CO. The AAFS…
Forensic Science program alumnus & Instructional Associate Professor, Tate Yeatman, and the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office forensic team used…
How to Apply
Complete the application intent form once you are ready to begin the application process.
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.
If applicable, make sure you send in all test scores (such as TOEFL) so your application can be processed.