Today's Date: December 18, 2014

The Forensic Science Education Blog

The blog provides specific information to help you decide if forensic science is the right choice for you. With the inside scoop on forensic science professors, schools and training programs, as well as detailed information on the steps and requirements to become a forensics professional, the Forensic EDU blog is a fine place to begin your research.

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Many people grow up wanting to fight crime. But while not all of us can become superheroes or even police officers, there are a range ... (more)

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Fire investigators, also known as arson investigators, perform an invaluable service to society: they determine the causes of fires, and when necessary, whether a criminal ... (more)

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There is no denying that we live in a digital age. Everything from health records to personal correspondence now comes in its own digital package ... (more)

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For people seeking careers that are simultaneously challenging, meaningful, and exciting, it is tough to beat becoming a crime scene technician. These professionals, also known ... (more)

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How to Become a Profiler

August 14, 2014

Whether you are thinking of changing careers or are currently in school looking for the right career path, if you found your way here, you ... (more)

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The term 'detective' may summon up images of the fast-moving, sleekly-dressed characters of James "Sonny" Crockett (Don Johnson) and Ricardo "Rico" Thomas (Philip Michael Thomas) ... (more)

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  Blow flies, flesh flies, maggots and carcass beetles -- not what most people think about on a regular basis unless they work in the field ... (more)

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Most online programs in forensic psychology are available at the graduate level, since graduate students have typically already gained the rudimentary knowledge in the field ... (more)

Barry spent two decades in the financial software industry before moving over to digital publishing in 2013. Barry joined publisher Sechel Ventures as partner, and now produces and edits content for ForensicsColleges.com.