Career Questions tagged Forensics

What's the most challenging part of being a Forensic Science Technician?

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Posted by Yessica C.’s Avatar Yessica C.
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Victoria German | Sr. Mgr. Ntwrk Security & HSO Member Hi Yessica,The most challenging part of Forensic Science is that this ...

Is it easy to have a career in forensics and build a stable family?

My mom was a teacher and always had summers off so it is important that my future kids be able to spend time with me....

#forensics

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Active Nov 27 at 06:03 PM

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Posted by Mattie L.’s Avatar Mattie L.
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David George | Psychic Detective at David George Psychic/Medium Mattie, you wont have summers off. Murderers don’t take them off. ...

What are the steps to becoming a forensic scientist?

Hi, my name is Kayla and I am a senior in high school, I am interested in pursuing a career in forensics, well I actually want to be a pathologist to be exact. I was wondering if I can ask you a few questions to help me get clarification on the steps to be a real forensic scientist. Also to...

#science #forensic #college #forensics

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Active Sep 23 at 09:54 PM

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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Congratulations on being interested in becoming a forensic scientist. It takes ...

What colleges in Pennsylvania have great Forensic Science programs?

I’m interested in studying Forensic Science but I don’t know what college in Pennsylvania is right for me to study there. #forensics...

#college

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Active Sep 16 at 01:22 AM

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Posted by Rachel R.’s Avatar Rachel R.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential It really does not matter what school you attend, as the ...

What are ways to increase your changes of being accepted to four year colleges, despite being from a low income area?

Another question I have is how can I stand out to colleges while being from a low income area that, to me, seems to limit my opportunities? I have had personal experiences losing great opportunities due to where I am from. #college #high-school #low-income-area #workforce #steam #stem...

#space-exploration #space #career #science #advice #medicine #planetary-science #engineering #forensics #astrophysics #astronomy #technology #pharmaceuticals #math

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Active Sep 13 at 01:37 AM

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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Who you are and what attributes that you have are much ...

What are the challenges I may face pursuing a career in science, and how can I stand out among the rest?

For my first two years in high school I have been studying biotechnology and I have been working diligently in preparing myself for college and the workforce. Though I have not decided on an exact career, I am deeply considering one within forensics, pharmaceuticals, or in the space exploration...

#forensics #women-in-stem #high-school #pharmaceuticals #planetary-science #science #medicine #workforce #stem #career #future #student #astrophysics #biotechnology #space-exploration #technology #steam #nasa

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Active Dec 06 at 02:04 AM

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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The thing that will make the most difference is how well ...

I want to be a Crime Scene Analyst for the FBI

I’ve decided if I get my bachelors degree in biology or chemistry I can be a crime scene analyst while also having other options of a job. What are the best jobs to get with a bachelors degree in biology or chemistry?...

#forensics

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Active Aug 21 at 05:14 AM

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How can augmented reality be used for forensics? -Gracie, Lexie

I'm a young woman in middle school who's learning about augmented reality at STEM camp. I'm not sure exactly what I want to be when I grow up, but I've narrowed it down to forensic anthropologist or tattoo artist. How can anthropologists use AR to study prehistoric cultures? - Gracie What...

#detectives #verizon #archeology #stem #anthropology #forensics #augmentedreality #verizoninnovativelearning

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Active Aug 21 at 11:40 PM

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Hector Ambriz | Solutions Manager This is a great question! Augmented Reality will be a great ...
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Gary Stevens | Probation & Parole at Vermont Department of Corrections Morning Shayleigh!What a question, not as easy to answer as one ...

What colleges offer forensic science as a major?

I'm a CareerVillage staff member and I'm posting this because we know that many young people are looking for the answer to this question. This is among the most popular questions searched by youth, and we're hoping you will take a moment to share your response to it. Thank you! #college...

#biology #forensics #forensic-science #college-major #chemistry

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Active Jun 19 at 03:02 AM

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JoLynda Lawecki | Director of Museum Operations & Volunteer Service i know that the University of Buffalo (UB) in NY offers ...

Is forensic science hard to pursue ?

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Active May 29 at 07:59 PM

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Posted by Angelina W.’s Avatar Angelina W.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The most important thing for you to do is select a ...

Is the forensic science department very competitive?

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Active Jul 27 at 12:04 PM

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Posted by Angelina W.’s Avatar Angelina W.
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Jordan Graves | Digital Forensic Examiner at Aurora PD, Forensic Examiner ... Anecdotally speaking, I can say forensics is very competitive right now, ...

Has anyone studies the field of forensics?

I'm debating a career in forensics, investigation. Would like details about the career and education leading up to it. #forensics #forensic-science #science...

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Active Jun 17 at 11:24 PM

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Posted by Megan B.’s Avatar Megan B.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The first step in investing this interesting and challenging area is ...

What do you have to know about becoming a forensic anthropologist?

I want to be one, but I don't know if I have what it takes. #forensics #anthropology...

#forensic-anthropology

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Active Jul 27 at 04:22 AM

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What are good schools for a degree in Forensic Psychology

I'm set on studying forensic psychology after I graduate High School. I know that the requirements are a major in Psychology and minoring in Criminal Law. Are there any schools with excellent classes in both fields? #criminal-law #psychology #forensics #forensic-psychology...

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Active Jul 30 at 03:27 AM

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What would be a good school for forensics?

I'm interested in going to college for forensics. #criminal-justice #forensics #forensic-science #science #biology...

#chemistry

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Active Nov 02 at 11:45 PM

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Stephanie Goldman | Forensic Analyst at Strand Analytical Laboratories, LLC When I was looking at schools, I looked at Michigan State, ...

What college is best for a criminal justice degree?

I was wondering what college is best for a criminal justice degree to became a police officer or any field for federal law or state law #law #criminal-justice #law-enforcement...

#forensics

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Active Jul 30 at 03:38 AM

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Posted by Carlos G.’s Avatar Carlos G.

How much experience do you have to have to be a forensic scientist?

I need to know so I'll be prepared for this job when I'm older. I love the idea of solving the crimes, gathering DNA, and finding criminals whom committed the crime. #crime-scene-investigator...

#forensics

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Active Apr 07 at 10:18 PM

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Sarah S. | Research Coordinator Hi Kristen - It's great that you want to be a ...

How can I find a summer job in forensics?

I need a summer job!! I'm 14 years old and I am looking for a job/internship in forensics. #forensics #blood-spatter-analyst #crime-scene-investigation...

#homicide-detective

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Active Jun 22 at 10:39 PM

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Annie Wang | Finance Analyst at Google Have you tried job searching websites like monster.com, indeed.com, or even ...

How difficult will it be for me to get into blood spatter analysis?

I am currently working on my bachelors in criminal justice with a concentration in crime scene investigation. If I graduate with just this how difficult will it be to go into the field of blood spatter analysis later on? Should I work on getting anything else regarding just the education...

#criminal-justice #blood-spatter-analyst #crime-scene-investigation #forensics

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Active Oct 03 at 04:10 AM

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Rob Crowetz, M.S., CLPE | Forensics (SME), and program support, Desiring work in ... Not hard but that is just one aspect of Crime Scene ...

What are the average requirements for a thesis or dissertation?

I am an avid writer, and I don't think a thesis or dissertation will be too difficult for me. However, this is a high school student speaking, so I can't really be sure. I'd like to know ( on average) what the requirements are in the forensic pathology field, so I can get used to writing with...

#dissertation #masters #doctorate-degree #writing #forensics #medical-education #thesis #highschool

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Active Sep 05 at 12:03 AM

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Ann Gianoglio Burk, MBA | Student/Customer Care Manager | Operations Handywoman | People ... Hi Harley, I am glad that you enjoy writing! That will ...

How do I know which career path is right for me?

I am interested in medicine and going to medical school but I have a deep rooted interest in forensics and criminal justice. How do I know what choice to make? #medicine #forensics...

#forensic-science

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Active Sep 18 at 09:34 PM

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Posted by Jessica H.’s Avatar Jessica H.
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Anna Traykova | Education, Advising and Consulting Professional Jessica, There are many tools to help inform your decision. Some ...

Would it be better to live in a small town or big city when it comes to forensics?

I’m not sure where I want to live in the future and want to know if I’ll be able to find a stable job anywhere I go. #forensic-science #forensics #forensic...

#chemistry

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Active Sep 30 at 02:33 AM

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Posted by Trinity C.’s Avatar Trinity C.
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Candace Salvatto Gomez | Forensic Scientist Hi Trinity, It is my experience that you can have the ...

What field of forensic science would be best to go into?

There are multiple different fields in forensic science jobs, such as chemistry and toxicology. I’m not sure which one I should pick and if I’ll make the right choice #forensics #chemistry #science...

#forensic-science

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Active Sep 20 at 01:06 PM

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Jessica Velazquez | Lab Technician in microbiology or chemistry DNA (Biology)

how will my future be like if i choose criminology as my major?

i want to know how it would change my lifestyle #criminology #forensics #college-major #college...

#academic-advising

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Active Dec 01 at 07:04 PM

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Posted by Maria E.’s Avatar Maria E.
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Paul Goetzinger MPA College Advisor | Academic/College Advising Assistance Hi Maria:Having previously been in law enforcement I can tell you ...

How much preparation should a student have for going into their planned major?

I have experience in my planned major but I'm not certain how much is enough when planning to apply. #forensic-chemistry #forensic-investigation #forensics #college...

#college-major

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Active Apr 16 at 05:12 PM

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Posted by Dessika B.’s Avatar Dessika B.

What are some core classes that are recommended to take if I'm interested in pursuing in forensic science

I would like to become a crime scene investigator as my career. #science , #forensicscientist #csi , #forensics ,...

#crime-scene-investigation

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Active Mar 03 at 02:04 AM

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Francis Taplin | Laboratory Technical Services My forensic science degree required many courses in instrumental analysis (analytical ...

Information about the Funeral Home business?

I plan on attending mortuary school after I graduate this year but I'm confused about all the career branches associated with the Funeral Home business. What I personally want to someday do is work in the funeral home, assist in picking up bodies, transporting to the crematory,...

#forensic-pathology #mortuaryscience #funeral #funeralhome #forensics #embalming #mortician

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Active Oct 23 '17 at 01:54 AM

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Sam Muro | Funeral Director at Gaita Memorial Funeral Home It all depends on what state you want to receive your ...

Will pursuing a double major in criminal justice and Pre-Med help me to become a medical examiner?

I have been told by multiple guidance counselors that double majoring in criminal justice and pre-med would set me up to become a medical examiner but one of my teachers notified me that I would have to pair pre-med with forensics. #premed #forensics...

#criminal-justice

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Active Sep 04 '17 at 02:53 AM

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Paul Lewis, MD, FAAFP,CPE, CPHIMS | Medical Director Baycare Health System major in what you enjoy, you don't need to have a ...

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