Forensic and Investigative Science

Minor Code - u123

Any student admitted to a degree program at West Virginia University may complete a minor in Forensic & Investigative Science. Students need to earn a minimum GPA of 2.5 across all courses applied to the minor.

Course Requirements:

Core Courses:9
Introduction to Forensic Identification
Crime Scene Investigation Overview
Professional Ethics in Forensic Science
Upper-Division Electives:6
Select two courses:
Biological Evidence for Forensic Examiners
Expert Testimony Perspectives
Principles of Forensic Photography
Social Relations of Forensic and Law Professionals
Law and Evidence
Forensic Quality Assurance
Total Hours15