Master of Forensic Sciences in the Field of Forensic Toxicology

Specific admission requirements are shown on the Graduate Program Finder.

The following requirements must be fulfilled:

The general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Programs.

37 credits, including 34 credits in required courses, 3 credits in elective courses selected in consultation with the advisor, and successful completion of a master's comprehensive examination.

FORS 6004Fundamentals of Forensic Science I
FORS 6005Fundamentals of Forensic Science II
FORS 6020Ethics, Professional Responsibility, and Quality Assurance
FORS 6210Advanced Instrumental Analysis
FORS 6224Criminal Law for Forensic Scientists
FORS 6225Statistics for Forensic Scientists
FORS 6232Analytical Toxicology
FORS 6234Medicinal Chemistry I
FORS 6235Medicinal Chemistry II
FORS 6236Forensic Toxicology I
FORS 6237Forensic Toxicology II
FORS 6292Graduate Seminar (taken twice) *
3 credits in elective courses selected in consultation with the departmental advisor.
Other requirements
Successful completion of an independent research project.
Successful completion of a master’s comprehensive examination.
*Students must register for FORS 6292 in their first semester and again during or after completion of the required independent research project.