The program provides a cutting-edge online curriculum in forensic science with coursework in management that is designed to provide professional development opportunities. Students will have access to
The Professional Science Master's in Forensic Science requires a total of 32 credits, including 23 credits focused on technical forensic science content. The remaining 9 credits, focused on professional business content, are provided online by FIU's College of Business Administration. Assessments of student learning for online courses will be administered according to the policy at each respective department/school. Completion of an internship and an earned grade of "B" or better in all classes is required. Students are required to travel to the Modesto A. Maidique Campus for participation in the summer workshop.
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CHS 5535 Forensic Analysis: Advanced topics on the role that physical evidence plays in their criminal justice system. Topics include crime scene methods, laboratory management and the legal framework as it relates towards physical evidence.
BSC 5406 Forensic Biology: Forensic Applications of molecular biology including PCR, STR techniques and other laboratory methods and data interpretation.
MAN 6245 Organizational Behavior: Individual, interpersonal, and small group behavior in complex organizations. Focus on behavior, its causes, and management interventions to improve organizational effectiveness. Research methods to study organizational behavior.