Now in its second decade, the University of Florida's award winning Forensic Science Masters Program is the world's largest and most prestigious forensic science program, with over 1,000 graduates. With four master's degrees and five specialized graduate certificates, our online forensic science graduate program covers a wide array of topics in a format that is designed to fit your busy schedule. Taught by award-winning faculty, you will connect with students and alumni from around the globe through online, interactive discussion boards and forums. Learn more about our forensic science graduate programs today and investigate the possibilities.
This program may be of interest to those currently working or seeking employment in the following areas:
The diploma will state Master of Science issued by the Graduate School of the University of Florida. The transcripts will read Master of Science, graduation date, major Veterinary Medical Sciences, concentration Forensic Toxicology.
Forensic Toxicology Masters Program - Course Overview
Core-Required Courses must be completed before your final semester and should be completed before the Required Courses.
Required Courses can be taken in any order and any semester, however, Literature Survey and Special Topics must be taken in your final semester.
Elective courses can be taken in addition to the previous 32 credits. They can be taken before graduation or completed in your final semester. These courses are not required and can be taken in any order.
Each university in the Unites States of America sets its own admission standards so there isn't the same criteria for all the students and the university can decide which applicants meet those standards. The fee for each application is between $35 to $100.
After the selections of the universities you want to attend, the best of all would be to contact each university for an application form and more admission information for the international students. Moreover, for a graduate or postgraduate program it's necessary to verify the admission requirements. Some programs require that you send your application directly to their department.
Admissions decisions are based on students's academic record and different test scores, such as TOEFL, the SAT or ACT (for undergraduate programs) and GRE or GMAT (for graduate programs). Admission decision is based on your academic results and motivation.
Financial Aid Eligibility
Master's students are eligible for private and federal loans. Nondegree seeking and certificate students are not eligible for federal financial aid but might be eligible for private loans. Please contact our Financial Aid Coordinator about possible private student loan eligibility.
Students seeking Federal Student Loans should complete must complete their:
Minimum credits for eligibility for financial aid:
For more information or questions contact the Pharmacy Financial Aid Coordinator.
Forensic Science Programs
Winner of the Award of Excellence in Distance Education, the University of Florida provides online master's degrees, certificates and continuing education courses in the forensic sciences.
We provide many educational options, whether you wish to pursue a master's degree program or graduate certificate. Explore our programs page to learn more about our robust curriculum opportunities and expand your career.
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