Your forensic and investigative sciences career starts here

We’re one of only 28 accredited forensic and investigative sciences programs in the United States—and the only one in Indiana. When you study here, you’ll be preparing for a potential career with law enforcement, government, research, or quality control, or for an advanced degree. It’s your choice—the education you get from the IUPUI School of Science can take you where you want to go.

Choose from these programs to earn a degree from Purdue University:

  • B.S. in Forensic and Investigative Sciences
  • M.S. in Forensic and Investigative Sciences (nonthesis option)
  • M.S. in Forensic and Investigative Sciences (thesis option)

Already have your heart set on another major? You can also minor in forensic and investigative sciences.

Study with some of the best

Get inspired by our faculty, whether you’re learning from them in the classroom or doing research in their labs. Our faculty members’ wide range of expertise will help you get the knowledge and experience you need in chemistry, biology, the law, and other areas important to forensic and investigative sciences.

Meet our faculty and staff