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OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2007-08 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2007-08 [Archived Catalog]

Forensic Chemistry Major (B.S.)

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Major code BS3310

Forensic chemistry is the application of chemistry and related sciences to criminal investigation. The program prepares you for work in modern crime laboratories or other law enforcement agencies such as FDA, OSHA, and EPA, or for graduate work in forensic chemistry or forensic sciences.

Chemistry Materials Fee

All chemistry laboratory courses have a consumable materials fee.  In addition, students must purchase a $20 breakage card from the Office of the Bursar, the unused portion of which will be refunded.

College-level Requirements

Please see the appropriate college listing for college-level academic requirements.

In addition, students must choose to complete all of the courses for ONE of the options below:

DNA Advisory Board Certification

The following courses are required for DNA Advisory Board Certification:


Consult the director, Forensic Chemistry Program, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, for advance advising and schedule planning.

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