Apply today!

forensic science

Students may focus on one or more areas:

  • Forensic anthropology
  • Crime scene investigation
  • Impression evidence
  • Medicolegal death investigation
  • Linguistics
  • Psychiatry and behavioral science
  • Jurisprudence and/or regulatory science

Admissions Requirements:

-Complete the Online application form

-A Personal Statement
-Resume
-Three (3) Letters of Recommendation
-GRE scores (no subject test needed)
-Undergraduate (and any prior Graduate) Transcripts

Getting Started

FNSSI-ASlogo

• Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Apply online for Fall, Spring, or Summer admission.

• Call our office at 315-443-0360 or e-mail us at forensics@syr.edu.  Office Hours; Monday & Tuesday 9:00am-3:30 pm Thursday 9:00 am-4:00 pm

• For curriculum and program questions, contact Michael Sponsler, Director of Curricular programs, FNSSI: sponsler@syr.edu or 315-443-4880.

• For application and process information, contact FNSSI: forensics@syr.edu or 315-443-0360 (phone) or 315-443-4070 (fax).

• Have questions? Click here to get answers from FNSSI. The Faculty, Graduate Students, Research Scientists, and Staff are here to answer any questions you might have.