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Forensics today is a growing field.  Forensic analysis assists investigators and officers to further investigate or solve crimes.  Forensics is not just a science but also an art for some Examiners.  For example artistic skills include- Composite sketch artists, CAD drawing or photographer are available in the field.

Jobs in forensics vary including field work and working in a laboratory.  The job you wish to do will determine the amount of education you'll need and skills to acquire to accomplish that goal.


Key Questions

What is forensics?

What jobs are available in forensics?

what different areas of forensics are available for an art major? for a science major?

What classes do I have to take to work in forensics?

Does the work look like the forensics I see on TV shows?

Why is this a rewarding field to work in?