The classroom experience is only one component of a comprehensive education. Students in the Department of Forensic Sciences are encouraged to participate in academic presentations, regional professional associations and internships.
The Washington, D.C., area offers unparalleled opportunities for enrichment specific to forensic science with governmental agencies, private companies and forensic science laboratories throughout the region.
"I started my forensic career at the Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory because of the connections I made at GW. I am now working for the Bode Technology Group in the Human Identification Section, helping reunite missing people with their families."