Forensic Investigation


Bachelor of Science | College of Liberal Arts and Applied Science

What is Forensic Investigation?

Forensic investigation refers to the use of science by law enforcement officers in the detection and proof of criminality.

What are the features of Miami’s program?

The BSFSI has two majors, Forensic Science and Forensic Investigation. The Forensic Investigation degree focuses on investigative techniques and policing.

What are the special admission requirements, if any?

There are no additional admission requirements for this program.

What courses would I take?

The major in forensic investigation emphasizes policing and investigative coursework with supplemental coursework in the sciences, geography (GIS courses), and anthropology to prepare graduates for investigative work in policing.

What can I do with this major?

Forensic Investigation graduates pursue careers in policing.

Who can I contact for more information?

Justice and Community Studies
1601 University Blvd.
103 Phelps Hall
Hamilton, OH 45011