Advanced Degrees and Certifications

With a commitment to supplementing didactic education with real-world experiences, the CFSRE offers its partners and their students a network of highly qualified practitioners, access to our state-of-the-art facilities for laboratory coursework, the opportunity to engage in grant funded research initiatives, comprehensive hands-on training in our internship programs as well as invaluable links to the forensic science community. Each of our current academic partners’ unique curricula are enhanced by these experiential learning opportunities. Click below to find the program that’s right for you!
Master’s Degree in General Forensic Science at Arcadia University
The MS Program in Forensic Science at Arcadia University provides high quality, competent and professional master’s level forensic science education and training in the areas of forensic biology, chemistry, toxicology and trace evidence analysis. Students in this program complete coursework in all four areas of forensic science listed above. This generalist approach to graduate study in forensic science makes for a comprehensive educational experience. This two-year program requires completion of graduate level research in addition to coursework and culminates in a required internship experience. Learn More >
Master’s Degree in Forensic Biology at TJU
Thomas Jefferson University and The Center for Forensic Science Research and Education (CFSRE) have partnered together to offer a MS program in Forensic Biology, originating in 2018. This unique program is designed to position students for advancement and professional development focused specifically in the field of forensic biology. Learn More >
Master’s Degree in Forensic Toxicology at TJU
Thomas Jefferson University and The Center for Forensic Science Research & Education (The Center) have collaborated to offer the MS program in Forensic Toxicology. This is a unique program designed to position students for advancement and professional development in the specific field of forensic toxicology. Learn More >
Certificates in Cannabis Science at TJU
The CFSRE cannabis related educational offerings are developed in partnership with Thomas Jefferson University’s Institute of Emerging Health Professions and Lambert Center for the Study of Medicinal Cannabis & Hemp. The programs are designed to provide students with the knowledge in cannabis medicine, science, business, and policies, required to enter the cannabis industry, support patients, add to existing research and develop innovative cannabis business models. Learn More >