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Crime Scene Investigation, M.Sc.

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Stevenson University Online's Master of Science in Crime Scene Investigation program will provide students with the skills to evaluate crime scenes and select the appropriate steps to be followed in documenting, collecting, preserving, and processing evidence. 

About

Our graduate program trains professionals to process forensic evidence and report their findings in an ethical manner for the purpose of effectively communicating those findings in a courtroom setting. Students will have the opportunity to formulate a hypothesis, design, and execute a research project to simulate real-world scenarios they will encounter in their future roles. Developed for working professionals, the Stevenson Crime Scene Investigation graduate program is offered fully online.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Crime Scene Photography
  • Physical Evidence & Crime Scene
  • Safety/Quality Control/Quality Assurance
  • Crime Scene Investigation
  • Pattern Analysis

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Completed online application.
  • Completion of bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • At least two semesters of college science or permission from the Program Coordinator.
  • Official college transcript from your degree-granting institution; additional transcripts may be required to demonstrate satisfaction of program-specific prerequisites or at the discretion of the Admissions Committee.
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in past academic work.
  • Personal statement.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    670 USD/credit
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  • National

    670 USD/credit
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