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The Eberly College of Science

Forensic Science
Undergraduate Program

Our program provides a strong general criminalistics education while allowing room for students to individualize their  experience toward specific degree and career goals.

We offer two degree emphases - Biology and Chemistry - for students to choose from.

Forensic student draws molecule structures

Academic and Degree Information

Receive guidance from Academic Advising. Investigate course information on the Undergraduate Bulletin, see sample syllabi from previous semester, or explore options for electives that complement your degree and career interests.

Forensic students at the Northeastern Association of Forensic Scientists (NEAFS) Annual Meeting

Student Engagement Information

Enhance your Penn State experience with research or an internship. Discover the Special Living Option (SLO) dorm for forensic majors. Join a forensic student organization. Explore forensic careers and find resources to aid your job search.


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