College of Arts and Sciences

Forensic Science Alumni Employment

We are very proud of the success of our alumni, and this is highlighted through the career paths undertaken by our students. Around 80%* of our graduates are working in state, private or government forensic science laboratories. Other students have opted for careers in academia, have gone onto further education, law enforcement and other related career paths.

Between 2006 and 2021 there have been 266 student graduates from our M.S. in Forensic Science program. 232 of our graduates have entered Forensic Science, academia/research or other scientific fields as a first destination.
*Data based on 89% (n=237) of all alumni