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By Bluefield College | February 25, 2016 | RSS
While it may be one of the newer majors on campus, the Bluefield College Forensic Science Program is one of the more popular ones among prospective Bluefield College students. With classes focusing on Chemistry and Criminal Justice, a degree in Forensic Science will prepare you for work in this exciting field, whether it be working in the lab or working in the field. As a Bluefield College student in the Forensic Science program, you have the opportunity to join the American Chemical Society. Membership with this organization allows you to attend various local, regional, and national conferences where modern research in chemistry is presented and discussed, vendors offer services, and career services can be assessed.
Another great thing about the Bluefield College Forensic Science program is the class size. Here at Bluefield College, we’re proud of the fact that our average class size is 15 and our student to faculty ratio is 13:1. Our small class sizes allow for individualized attention between the students and their professors.
Throughout the program, you will be taking classes in both the science and criminal justice departments. Both of these areas have professors with extensive experience in their fields. In fact, 83% of the faculty at Bluefield College hold their terminal degree. Knowing this, you can be assured that you will be receiving a high quality education that will prepare you for a career in your field of choice.
Click here if you would like more information about the Bluefield College Forensic Science Program. You'll be able to see the classes that you will be taking while a part of the program.
There are two links on our Forensic Science page that are particularly helpful. The first is “outcomes” and the other is “internships." The “outcomes” link will show you various career fields that you may have the opportunity to go into with a degree in Forensic Science from Bluefield College. The other link, “internships," will show you just a couple of the places that Bluefield College Forensic Science students have interned at in the past. Please note that you are not tied town to these internship locations. The faculty at Bluefield College will work with you to find a place that you can intern at that will help you find out what you want to do whenever you graduate.
At Bluefield College, we truly do believe that God has a plan for your life. If you’re working in the science field, we know that God can provide a way for you to work for His glory while in that field. Our faculty want to make sure that you are utilized to the best of your ability during your career, and you will certainly get that training in our classrooms.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our admissions department at
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