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M.S. in Forensic Science (Nuclear Forensics)

Key Benefits of our program:

  • Optimal training opportunities and direct interaction with practitioners in the field
  • Faculty mentor, teach, and advise students, paying close attention to their development
  • Experiential training opportunities at Brookhaven National Laboratory, where students gain hands-on experience through research and close interaction with technical experts in nuclear forensics 
  • Gateway courses in "Research and Career Resources" and "Quality Assurance and Ethics"

Career Paths: Graduates may obtain positions in:

  • Federal agencies (monitoring and analyzing nuclear materials)
  • National laboratories (nuclear detection and analysis research)
  • Security (emergency management, intelligence operations, nuclear materials transportation)
  • Business (project management, program analysis, quality assurance, training instruction)

Consult the Course Catalog for specific requirements