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Forensic Science Schools in Richmond, Virginia

There is one school conveniently located near Richmond, VA offering forensic science programs. In 2010, 77 forensic science students graduated from programs at Virginia Commonwealth University. 57 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 20 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

71 students graduate from forensic science programs in Richmond, on average, every year. This accounts for 93% of forensic science students who Virginia schools graduate. Specifically, 57 students graduated with a forensic science degree at the bachelor's level and 20 with a degree at the master's level.

This university is a public school.

Average tuition for forensic science programs at VCU is $8,817. Typically, public tuitions at Virginia forensic science schools are $4,779 and private tuitions are $24,186.

VCU offers bachelors degrees and masters degrees for forensic science students.

Forensic Science Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Richmond, Virginia

71 students graduate from forensic science programs in Richmond, on average, every year. This accounts for 93% of forensic science students who Virginia schools graduate. Specifically, 57 students graduated with a forensic science degree at the bachelor's level and 20 with a degree at the master's level.

Forensic Science Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Richmond, Virginia

  • Bachelor 2006: 45
  • Bachelor 2007: 42
  • Bachelor 2008: 44
  • Bachelor 2009: 67
  • Bachelor 2010: 57
  • Master 2006: 13
  • Master 2007: 16
  • Master 2008: 22
  • Master 2009: 21
  • Master 2010: 20

Forensic Science Program Availability in Richmond, Virginia

This large university offers a total of two forensic science programs. Of these programs, about 50% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level.

Forensic Science Program Availability in Richmond, Virginia

  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 1

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: 49185
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Career Trends

Forensic Science Technicians — Employment Trend

Forensic Science Technicians — Employment Trend

Forensic Science Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40290
  • Median Salary 2007: 40120
  • Median Salary 2008: 50350
  • Median Salary 2009: 49100
  • Median Salary 2010: 49185
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 105
  • Total Employed 2008: 170
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 135

Richmond vs Virginia Forensic Science Employment

Richmond vs Virginia Forensic Science Employment

  • Employed in Richmond: 38.571% (135)

Forensic Science Schools in Richmond, Virginia

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1. Virginia Commonwealth University

910 W Franklin St
Richmond, VA 23284-2512
(804) 828-0100

Virginia Commonwealth University, which is 1.1 miles from the center of the city, is in Richmond, VA. VCU offers two programs in forensic science. Out of those, VCU offers students one forensic science degree at the bachelor's level and one master's level forensic science degree. This university is the only institutions with a medical school in Richmond.