Courses

The online M.S. in Forensic Medicine program consists of 37 credits – 28 core credit hours and 9 elective credit hours – and has thesis and non-thesis options. Review our courses below and contact us for more information.

Full Course List

Core Classes

Course # Course Credits Fall Spring Summer
VME 6934 Forensic Medicine 1 4 X X X
PHA 6935 Forensic Medicine 2 4  X  X
GMS 6358 Forensic Medicine 3 4  X
GMS 6352 Artifacts of Decomposition 3  X
 PHA 6935 Forensic Anthropology 1 4 X X X
 GMS 6351 Trauma Analysis 3 X
 GMS 6354 Communication Skills in a Forensic Context 3 X
GMS 6905 Independent Studies in Forensic Medicine (Literature Survey) 2 X X X
GMS 6905 Independent Studies in Medical Sciences (Final Exam) 1 X X X

 

Electives

Course # Course Credits Fall Spring Summer
GMS 6350 Forensic Investigations 3 X
GMS 6353 Gross Anatomical Exam 3  X
GMS 6355 Traffic Homicide Investigation and Reconstruction 3 X
GMS 6356 Applied Osteology 3 X
GMS 6971 Research for Master’s Thesis (Thesis Research) 6 X X X