Undergraduate Course Catalog 2006-2007
DEGREE PROGRAMS FOR: FORENSIC CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION
Forensic Criminal Investigation is a specialty vocation in law enforcement. This program provides appropriate curriculum and education to prepare students for the complexities of forensic criminal investigation. The curriculum is based on an interdisciplinary approach, which includes germane courses from Criminal and Social Justice, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science and Accounting. The students experience online delivery of some courses and the use of laboratory settings, practical field experiences, and other theoretically sound strategies that optimize the learning experience. This program meets the increasing interest of current and prospective students who have an interest in criminal investigation. This degree is offered through the Department of Justice, Law and Public Safety Studies in collaboration with the departments of Chemistry, Mathematics/ Computer Science, and Physics and the College of Business Accounting program.