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17 Degrees from 13 Schools

Online Schools Offering Forensic Science Degrees

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One of the 17 forensic science programs highlighted on Guide to Online Schools can teach you the skills for collecting and analyzing crime scene evidence. We feature 13 forensic science schools, with an average career helpfulness rating of 57 percent, according to our student reviewers. These schools have recommendation rates ranging from 0 to 91 percent; the average forensic science college has a 57 percent recommendation rate. Average tuition for a forensic science program is $16,682 a year.

Certificate Associate Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
Annual Tuition Certificate $16,233 Associate $15,700 Bachelor's $16,170 Master's $14,758 Doctorate $12,138
Annual Earnings (mid-career) -- -- Bachelor's $55,287 Master's $70,228 Doctorate $82,903

Online forensic science training programs are available at the associate to master's degree level. Associate and bachelor's programs are good preparation for becoming a uniformed police detective, or for becoming a non-uniformed crime scene investigator that works with law enforcement. These degree programs include courses in evidence collection, fingerprinting, trace evidence, and toxicology, along with standard general education requirements. The master's degree in forensic science can lead to work as a forensic scientist in a forensics lab, conducting scientific tests on evidence. Other students use these programs to become forensic psychologists.

We found 13 online schools that match your criteria.
Accredited Online Colleges Offering Forensic Science Degrees
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University of the Rockies Online Annual Tuition $14,651 Recommend Rate 64% (22 reviews)
 
44 Programs, 1 in Forensic Science (view all)
  • MA in Psychology - Criminology and Justice Studies Specialization
Ashford University Annual Tuition $10,938 Recommend Rate 66% (442 reviews)
 
136 Programs, 1 in Forensic Science (view all)
  • BA/Social and Criminal Justice - Forensics
Kaplan University Annual Tuition $10,125 - $15,957 Recommend Rate 43% (235 reviews)
 
149 Programs, 1 in Forensic Science (view all)
  • BSCJ - Crime Scene Investigation
Florida Tech University Online Annual Tuition $11,880 - $14,724 Recommend Rate 60% (67 reviews)
 
43 Programs, 1 in Forensic Science (view all)
  • BA Applied Psychology - Forensic Psychology
American InterContinental University Annual Tuition $14,043 - $16,147 Recommend Rate 71% (93 reviews)
 
41 Programs, 1 in Forensic Science (view all)
  • Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Forensic Science
Liberty University Online Annual Tuition $19,968 Recommend Rate 64% (113 reviews)
 
193 Programs, 1 in Forensic Science (view all)
  • BS: Criminal Justice: Forensics
Brandman University Online Annual Tuition $9,611 Recommend Rate 50% (6 reviews)
 
62 Programs, 1 in Forensic Science (view all)
  • BA in Criminal Justice (Forensics)
Saint Leo University Online Annual Tuition $19,370 Recommend Rate 67% (43 reviews)
 
33 Programs, 1 in Forensic Science (view all)
  • Master of Science in Criminal Justice - Forensic Science
Brookline College Online Annual Tuition $13,500 Recommend Rate Add Review
 
10 Programs, 3 in Forensic Science (view all)
  • Associate of Science - Digital Forensics & Investigation
  • Bachelor of Science - Digital Forensics & Investigation
  • Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice & Intelligence Analysis
Tiffin University Annual Tuition $19,890 Recommend Rate Add Review
 
22 Programs, 3 in Forensic Science (view all)
  • Master of Science in Criminal Justice: Crime Analysis
  • Master of Science in Criminal Justice: Criminal Behavior
  • Master of Science in Criminal Justice: Forensic Psychology
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