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Chemistry Comprehensive Major:  Forensic Track

The Forensic Chemistry Track of the Chemistry Comprehensive degree is designed to provide students with the opportunity to earn a Chemistry degree while taking the courses that would be most beneficial to careers in the forensic field.

Detailed curriculum information can be found in the catalog.


  • Organic Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Forensic Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Calculus
  • Statistics
  • Genetics
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Introductory Criminology
  • Undergraduate Research

Extra-Curricular Activities

  • Student Affiliates of the American Chemical Society
  • Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS)
  • Outreach opportunities

Career Preparation

Students completing this degree track will earn a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry.  The Forensic track focuses on courses that are beneficial to students interested in careers in forensic analysis.  Students with this degree are also prepared for any career path that requires a chemistry degree.  Such career paths include those found in testing laboratories, chemical plants, and paper mills.

Contact Information

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics:  Roger Campbell - or (205) 652-3873