By Lutfiah and Corrine
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4-year degree in physics, biology, microbiology, chemistry, medical technology, or genetics, is required in order to obtain an entry-level job in forensic science
- Appalachian university
- Coastal Carolina Community University
- North Carolina State University
- Fayetteville State University
Job Outlook & Salary
There has been a decrease of funding in this area due to it being typically limited. Overall outlook for hobs in this area fair to moderate.
Beginners: 1,900 per month
Previously experienced: 3,000 a per month
Can eventually earn an annual salary between 35,000-50,000
*may vary from state to state
Forensic Scientist Careers, Jobs and Degree Information - Criminal Justice USA." Criminal Justice USA. Criminal Justice USA, Summer 2016. Web. 19 May 2016.