Whether pursuing a career in the forensic sciences, building professional experience toward management or sampling a course, you have several ways to learn the language of forensic sciences with OSU:
Master of Science in Forensic Sciences
M.S. Forensic Sciences Thesis for specialization features first-year classes that are available online with remaining classes and research on campus. Forensic Chemistry students are required to be on campus when they begin the M.S. program; other Thesis students may choose distance-learning during their first year.
M.S. Forensic Sciences Non-Thesis Option with most courses online and some hybrid courses
M.S. Forensic Sciences Non-thesis Option with most courses online and some hybrid courses
(Hybrid courses have both online sessions and on-site activities.)
All Forensic Sciences programs feature online classes that tap the power of computers and the internet to engage students. In comparison to traditional graduate programs, the learning activities place greater responsibility on students and prepare them for the self-reliance and collaboration required in the profession.