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Online Master's in Forensic Investigation

Explore Our Online Master's in Forensic Investigation Program

Stevenson University Online's Master of Science in Forensic Investigation prepares students to effectively conduct interviews and collect physical evidence for the purpose of synthesizing the results into factually accurate and objective reports and court testimony. Our forensic investigation degree program equips students with the skills to analyze and evaluate documentary and testimonial evidence vital to criminal investigations and trials. Developed for working professionals, the Stevenson Forensic Investigation graduate program is offered fully online.

Connections to Jobs in Various Forensic Fields

Students who earn the forensic investigation master's degree from Stevenson University will benefit from our proximity to the federal, state, and local governmental agencies who possess an increased need for professionals with forensic investigation skills. Potential positions for graduates of the Forensic Investigation program range from local Police Detective to Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. At the state and local levels, forensic investigators usually specialize in one type of crime, such as white-collar crime or financial crime. Stevenson’s online master's in Forensic Investigation program prepares students for careers in all of these areas by providing them with the ability to communicate findings, analysis, and conclusions. 

  • Careers

    Careers for Forensic Investigation Program Graduates

    • Bankruptcy Examiner
    • Insurance Claims Examiner
    • Loss-prevention Analyst
    • Background Investigator
    • Investigative Analyst
  • Courses

    Some of the Courses You Could Take

    Students in the Forensic Investigation degree program choose from a wide variety of courses based on interest, some of the courses you could take include:

    • FSCOR 603 Litigation Theory and Practice
    • FSCOR 606 Forensic Journal Research and Review 
    • FSINV 605 Investigative Techniques/Physical Evidence 
    • FSLAW 602 Criminology
    • FSAAC 620 Forensic Information Technology
    • FSLAW 662 Fraud Investigation and Analysis 
    • FSLAW 668 White Collar Crime
  • Admissions/Tuition


    • Completed online application. 
    • Completion of bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
    • Official college transcripts from all previous academic work. If the transcripts are from an institution located outside of the United States, students must submit an official course-by-course transcript evaluation from an organization that is a current member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). A member list is available on the NACES website.
    • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in past academic work.
    • Personal statement.
    Tuition Rate Standard
    Per Credit $695.00
    Per Course (3-Credits) $2,085.00
    • Stevenson University offers a partnership tuition rate through our relationships with local community colleges, hospitals, and organizations. A full list of our partners can be found here.
    • Stevenson University Online has simplified the cost of your online master's degree by eliminating all fees. 
    • Financial aid packages are offered to those who qualify.
  • Certificate Options

    Forensic Investigation Certificate Options

    Stevenson also offers a fully-online graduate certificate for those interested in advancing their career in Forensic Investigation. 

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