Forensic Science Bachelor's Degrees

A bachelorís degree in forensic science or computer forensics will set you up for many careers in the world of forensics, including medical examiner, lab analyst, crime lab specialist, and crime scene investigator. You will study courses in science, chemistry, biology, crime scene theory, criminal justice courses, and related areas of study that are relevant to the degree. You will find careers with local, state, and federal government crime detection units and county offices, depending on the specific career path that you choose. Consider programs from Kaplan University to get your bachelorís degree in forensic science or computer forensics.

If you are looking for a career where you can investigate, study, and examine things, you will enjoy this career. Best suited for people who enjoy solving puzzles and dealing with complex information, this career can be researched at our career information page for forensic science and computer forensics.

Those who obtain a bachelorís degree will earn about 20% more than they would with an associateís degree, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Additionally, your degree can help you to earn more than 50% more than a high school graduate or someone with only a little college education over the course of a lifetime. Plus, a bachelorís degree can set you up for an easy transition to a masterís or doctorate program for higher earnings and better career opportunities.