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SchoolOntario Tech University
LocationOshawa, ON, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 10,000
Full-time Graduate: 410
DegreeBachelor
Honours
Co-op
Length4 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*70% to 100%
Prerequisites
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors  or  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Physics 
Prerequisites NotesIn addition, a combined minimum 70 per cent average in prerequisite math and science courses is required. It is recommended that all four of MCV4U, SBI4U, SCH4U and SPH4U be taken.
Cost
National: $5,983
International: $24,128
Scholarships1 scholarship(s)
DescriptionForensic Science is an interdisciplinary area of science that involves the use of scientific principles to analyze evidence for legal investigations. Our program is fully accredited by the Forensic Science Education Program Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) recognizing that our curriculum, labs, faculty and research have met the rigorous standards set by the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS).

You will benefit from both a strong general scientific foundation and forensic courses. Students gain real-world experiences and unique hands-on training at the Crime Scene House, Forensic Ecology Research Facility and Forensic Teaching Laboratory.

At the end of first year, you will choose to specialize in one of the following areas:

  • Forensic Biology
  • Forensic Chemistry
  • Forensic Physics
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