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Forensic Science Schools in New York

There are nine schools in the state of New York offering forensic science programs. 136 students graduated with degrees from New York forensic science schools in 2010. 86 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 25 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 143 students graduate from forensic science programs in this state every year. This accounts for 6% of students who schools in the United States graduate from forensic science programs. Out of those, three students graduated with certificates in forensic science, 25 with a degree at the associate's level, 86 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 22 with a master's level degree.

Nine forensic science schools are located in New York. Of these, four schools are private, while five schools are public. Private forensic science school tuition varies from $18,530 to $33,702, while tuitions at a public forensic science school are $4,929.

Average tuition for forensic science programs is $30,389. While the highest tuition for forensic science programs, which is $33,702 each year, is at Pace University-New York, the lowest tuition in this eastern state, which is $4,929 per year, is at CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

New York forensic science schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Forensic Science Program Completions in New York 2006 - 2010

On average, 143 students graduate from forensic science programs in this state every year. This accounts for 6% of students who schools in the United States graduate from forensic science programs. Out of those, three students graduated with certificates in forensic science, 25 with a degree at the associate's level, 86 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 22 with a master's level degree.

Forensic Science Program Completions in New York 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 6
  • Certificate 2010: 3
  • Associate 2006: 32
  • Associate 2007: 34
  • Associate 2008: 25
  • Associate 2009: 20
  • Associate 2010: 25
  • Bachelor 2006: 49
  • Bachelor 2007: 93
  • Bachelor 2008: 90
  • Bachelor 2009: 109
  • Bachelor 2010: 86
  • Master 2006: 13
  • Master 2007: 30
  • Master 2008: 35
  • Master 2009: 21
  • Master 2010: 22

Forensic Science Program Availability in New York

New York schools offer a total of 11 forensic science programs. Of these programs, approximately 45.5% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Forensic Science Program Availability in New York

  • Certificate: 1
  • Associate: 3
  • Bachelor: 5
  • Master: 2

Career Trends

Forensic Science Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Forensic Science Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Forensic Science Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 60055
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Career Trends

Forensic Science Technicians — Employment Trend

Forensic Science Technicians — Employment Trend

Forensic Science Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55645
  • Median Salary 2007: 57700
  • Median Salary 2008: 58310
  • Median Salary 2009: 59390
  • Median Salary 2010: 60055
  • Total Employed 2006: 465
  • Total Employed 2007: 470
  • Total Employed 2008: 490
  • Total Employed 2009: 480
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

New York vs National Forensic Science Employment

New York vs National Forensic Science Employment

  • Employed in New York: 3.793% (470)

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1. CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice

899 Tenth Ave
New York, NY 10019
(212) 237-8000

CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice offers two programs in forensic science. Specifically, John Jay College offers one forensic science degree at the bachelor's level to students and one degree at the master's level in forensic science. This school, which is 4.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in New York, NY. It is one of 97 public post-secondary institutions in New York. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of New York offering programs in forensic science.

2. Hilbert College

5200 S Park Ave
Hamburg, NY 14075-1597
(716) 649-7900

Hilbert College is in the suburbs of Hamburg, New York and Hilbert offers one forensic science program. HC is a 4-year institution. HC is the sixth biggest institution in the state of New York offering forensic science.

3. The College of Saint Rose

432 Western Ave
Albany, NY 12203-1490
(518) 454-5111

The College of Saint Rose is a 4-year institution, founded in 1920. This school, which is 1.7 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Albany, NY. This school offers subjects such as allied health, forensic psychology, and school psychology. This school offers students 16 certificates, 44 degrees at the bachelors level, and 31 degrees at the masters level. 5,130 students pursued degrees from the 67 programs at this school in 2010. It is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

4. Hudson Valley Community College

80 Vandenburgh Ave
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 629-4822

Hudson Valley Community College offers one program in forensic science and this college, which is 2.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Troy, NY. Overall, 13,798 students seek degrees in 64 Hudson Valley Community College programs. It is the oldest institution in the state of New York offering forensic science programs.

5. Herkimer County Community College

100 Reservoir Rd
Herkimer, NY 13350-1598
(315) 866-0300

Herkimer County Community College offers one program in forensic science and this college, which is very close to Herkimer, New York, is located in a rural setting. It is one of 35 community colleges in New York. In terms of programs, this college is the largest institution in the state of New York offering forensic science.

6. Erie Community College

121 Ellicott St
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716) 842-2770

Erie Community College offers one program in forensic science and it is located in the center of Buffalo. It is one of 35 community colleges in New York. It is the biggest institution in the state of New York offering forensic science.

7. Long Island University - C W Post

720 Northern Blvd
Brookville, NY 11548-1300
(516) 299-2900

Long Island University-C W Post is located in the suburbs of Brookville, New York and LIU Post offers one forensic science program. Overall, 11,052 students seek degrees in 149 LIU programs. It is the fourth biggest institution in the state of New York offering forensic science.

8. Pace University - New York

1 Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038-1598
(212) 346-1200

Pace University-New York is located in the center of New York. PACE offers two programs in forensic science. Out of those, PACE offers students one forensic science degree at the bachelor's level and one master's level forensic science degree. Overall, 12,752 students seek degrees in 260 PACE programs. It is the oldest institution in the state of New York offering programs in forensic science.

9. Hofstra University

100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
(516) 463-6600

Hofstra University is in the suburbs of Hempstead, New York and Hofstra offers one forensic science program. In terms of programs, this school is the fourth largest institution in the state of New York offering forensic science.

10. Tompkins Cortland Community College

170 North St
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
(607) 844-8211

Tompkins Cortland Community College offers one program in forensic science and it is located in Dryden, New York, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is one of 35 community colleges in New York. In terms of programs, it is the third largest institution in the state of New York offering forensic science.