Welcome to the GW Department of Forensic Sciences in the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences!
Since 1968, the department's graduate degree program has offered students an opportunity to learn from scholars and practicing professionals in all aspects of forensic science. Courses are aimed at meeting the needs of professionals in the field to pursue careers in many of the disciplines found in crime laboratories and law-enforcement agencies. And, the program's unique location in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan region provides students with opportunities to interact with federal, state, and local agencies.
The department proudly offers the following graduate programs:
Master of Forensic Sciences (MFS)
Master of Science (MS)