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M/C 866, Room 335
UIC College of Pharmacy
833 South Wood St
Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: 312-996-2250
Director: R.E. Gaensslen, PhD reg@uic.edu
Status: Full Accreditation (1-year term) for the Master of Science in Forensic Science

The Master’s program in forensic science is administered by the Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences. The areas covered are wide, ranging from biology, chemistry, toxicology, pattern evidence and even analytical and interpretative skills. Residency’s and internships can also be sought after while attending this school, giving students hands-on experience with the newest technology and equipment.

Students are required to complete a minimum of 38 credit hours per semester to take part in this program. Projects and Thesis’ are also mandatory each semester.

Admission Requirements

In order to be admitted into UIC, a prospective student must:

  • Complete the application
  • Pay $50 application fee
  • Official transcripts all other education
  • GRE scores
  • GPA score
  • Personal statement
  • 3 Letters of recommendation
  • Writing samples

Most Recent Class Profile:

Type: Public
# of Total Applicants: N/A
# Students Enrolled: N/A
# of Males Enrolled: N/A
# of Females Enrolled: N/A
Overall GPA: 3.0-3.25
Average GRE Score: above 65% in all sections of test
Resident 1st Year Tuition: $4,857
Total Resident Cost for 4 Years: $19,428
Non-Resident 1st Year Tuition: $10,856
Total Non-Resident Cost for 4 Years: $43,424