34
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Marshall University / Forensic Science Center is located in Huntington, WV, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Graduate Certificate)
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 16

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Undergraduate degree in a natural science, forensic science, or equivalent course work in a related field; 1 year of undergraduate coursework in general chemistry, organic chemistry, physics and biology, with 1 year of associated laboratory for each course
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards August 27
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

34
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
97%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.94%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 82%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.94%
Asian 5.88%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.94%
Unknown 2.94%

Gender

Male (17%)
Female (82%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: STR analysis of DNA for human identification, forensic analytical chemistry, digital forensics/computer forensics examination, microbial source tracking
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
6,500,000

Location & Contact

Address One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV  25755
United States
Contact Dr. Terry W. Fenger
Director
Email: fenger@marshall.edu
Phone: 304-690-4373
Fax: 304-690-4360