For Students

Are you interested in becoming a forensic scientist? The following web sites have useful information about careers, colleges and universities.  I also recommend you read some of the job descriptions and requirements in the Employment sections of these web sites.  This will help you learn about the diverse roles in the field of Forensic Science and decide which one might be right for you.

American Academy of Forensic Sciences (


Young Forensic Scientists Forum



Choosing a Career

Colleges & Universities

American Society of Crime Lab Directors (

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