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    James Madison University
  Jan 20, 2018
2017-18 Undergraduate Catalog

Pre-Forensic Studies

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Forensic scientists apply the knowledge and techniques of science to the purposes of law. Forensic studies incorporate a wide array of disciplines and can be vital to enforcing criminal laws and government regulations, settling civil disputes, and to protecting public health. Preparation guidelines are outlined for three common areas of graduate study in forensic studies:

Forensic Anthropology

An anthropology (biological anthropology concentration) or biology major is recommended with the following:

Additional Information

Students are encouraged to take advanced course work in BIO 410. Advanced Human Anatomy (1, 6)  and ANTH 319. Human Osteology .

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