MS Biology in Forensic Biology


MS Biology in Forensic Biology

The M.S. in Biology with a specialization in forensic biology is designed for students who wish to strengthen their knowledge base in the field of forensic science. This degree plan utilizes a convenient core coursework that will expose students to a cross disciplinary view of criminal justice and will prepare professionals to understand the science, ethics, statistics, and communication needed for successful careers in the field of criminal justice. Students will have the opportunity to earn a graduate certificate while pursuing this degree (*Certificate Does Not Lead to Licensure). Obtaining this degree will prepare students for work as a forensic analyst, scientist, or lab technician. It meets the educational requirements required by the FBI and the State of New Mexico. 

Degree Plan

Contact information

Yusheng Wu, Ph.D.
University of the Southwest
Hobbs,NM 88240
B: Fadke Arts & Sciences Center Rm#113
P: 575-492-2118
E: ywu@usw.edu


Brandon Rodriguez 
1(833)879-4723 ext. 714
E: 
brodriguez@usw.edu


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