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Oklahoma State University

Careers

Backlogs of unsolved criminal cases, expectations for high standards and quality control, and the need for accurate and reliable research point to a demand for a highly educated workforce in the coming 5-10 years.

Forensic scientists work in crime and medical examiner labs and well as in government agencies and universities. Job titles of recent graduates include criminalist, forensic document examiner, research analyst and special investigator

Anyone considering a career in the forensic sciences should be aware of specific academic requirements by employers and requirements for background checks. Find additional information below.