Students considering the forensic science degree should have a strong background in the natural, physical and mathematical sciences and a willingness to involve themselves deeply in both chemistry and biology.
Applicants should demonstrate maturity and an enthusiasm for learning and exploration.
Requirements to Major in Forensic Science
Once you have been accepted for admission into VCU, there are no additional requirements to meet in order to major in forensic science.
Prospective transfer students should consult the transfer pathways put into place by the VCU Transfer Center that recommend the Associate of Science in Science and pay special attention to the recommended courses for prospective forensic science majors outlined in the appropriate document.