Forensic Science Certificate Student
College of Health Professions & Natural Sciences

Undergraduate Certificate in Forensic Science

Prepare for a Growing STEM Field: Forensic Science

Due to continued advances in technology, including DNA analysis, the field of forensic science is projected to have sustained growth over the next decade. Build the skills to enter the field through WilmU’s Forensic Science certificate.

In-Demand Science and Criminal Justice Skill Sets

Gain proficiency in DNA analysis, hone laboratory skills, and study forensic biology and scientific crime scene investigation. Skills gained in this 21-credit program prepare students to begin or explore careers in forensics, such as forensic science technician — or to continue their studies in a broad choice of undergraduate degree programs.

Put Your Knowledge Into Practice

Practical and career-oriented, this certificate program provides students the opportunity to learn in context through hands-on learning experiences in state-of-the-art labs. Students also can complete the certificate online.

Part of a Series of Stackable Credentials

This Forensic Science certificate program is a valuable standalone credential that can help launch your scientific career. It can also serve as the first step in your WilmU academic pathway. Through WilmU’s Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE™, credits from this program can be applied to the BS in Biology with Forensic Science concentration as well as degree programs in Health Sciences, Interdisciplinary Studies, Applied Technology, Criminal Justice and more.

Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE™ Program

Earn this Dual-Credit Certificate and apply the credits to a related WilmU degree program! Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE lets you earn multiple credentials simultaneously — accelerating your education goals and making your credits even more valuable. Learn more about WilmU's Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE™.

Why a WilmU Certificate?

Wilmington University certificate programs teach you the subject-specific knowledge you need to advance in your career or to simply explore a new field. Build skills that can give you greater opportunities in your evolving field today. Many WilmU certificate programs can be completed online or at several of our face-to-face locations!

Professionals Who Would Benefit From This Program

  • Forensic Science Technician


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