Sparty Statue

Mission Statement

The mission of the Master of Science in Forensic Science Program at Michigan State University is to bring together the University’s varied forensic science resources in order to provide a state of the art graduate level education in forensic science to outstanding students who have achieved a bachelors degree in a natural or physical science and who are highly motivated to enter a career in forensic science.

Goals and Objectives:

1. To take advantage of the many diverse forensic science faculty and laboratory resources available at MSU in order to develop an intellectual environment that will promote the growth of education and research in forensic science

2. To provide a hands-on, research-intensive experience for students that will better prepare them for a career in laboratory-based science

3. To facilitate the attainment of a comprehensive and contemporary Master of Science in Forensic Science degree by graduate students at MSU

4. To prepare graduate students for their future professional responsibilities and scholarly careers