Explore the intersection of science and criminal justice and prepare to thrive in a fast-growing field.
Combining science, criminal justice and the law, forensic science offers some of today’s most fascinating careers. You’ll immerse yourself in the forensic lab and learn to apply science to a range of legal issues.
- Program type:
- On Campus
- Est. time to complete:
- 4 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn a forensic science degree?
Forensic Science Major
Attend annual meetings of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences.
Join the Forensic Science Club to participate in social gatherings, presentations and demonstrations for local high schools.
Engage in science outreach in conjunction with the Dakota Science Center's annual Science Day.
Let our team of academic advisors help you plan your major. You'll also have access to personalized Degree Map software to keep you on track to graduate in four years.
Raise your grades by getting free academic support at UND. We offer individual tutoring sessions, along with specialized writing and math support programs.
Get hired! At UND, you'll receive help perfecting your resume, practice interviewing, and learn effective job-hunting strategies.
What can you do with a forensic science degree?
Forensic Science Major Courses
Lead Your Way
Acacia Geske loves forensic science and ceramics. She showcased both in her senior art show, putting her home country and its problem with human trafficking on display.