Department of Forensic Sciences Columbian College of Arts and Sciences The George Washington University

Department of Forensic Sciences Columbian College of Arts and Sciences The George Washington University

Washington, DC
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
86%
14%
student ratio
99
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
64%
acceptance rate
7 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Graduate Certificate
    • Forensic Molecular Biology Master of Forensic Sciences (MFS)
    • Forensic Toxicology Master of Forensic Sciences (MFS)
    • Forensic Chemistry Master of Forensic Sciences (MFS)
    • Crime Scene Investigation Master of Forensic Sciences (MFS)
    • Security Management Master of Forensic Sciences (MFS)
    • High-Technology Crime Investigation Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 50
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 3
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 163
    • Accepted 105
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 36
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 16th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students99
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students99
    • Part-time Percentage42%
    • Full-time Percentage58%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American16%
    • White / Caucasian63%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty8
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage12%
    • Male Percentage88%

Location & Contact

Department of Forensic Sciences

Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
The George Washington University

2121 I Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052
United States

Dr. Victor Weedn

Chair

Phone: 202-994-6977
Email: vweedn@gwu.edu

Phone: 202-994-6210
Fax: 202-994-6213
Email: askccas@gwu.edu


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