A. Grade Point Average (GPA):
Marshall University Forensic Science Program Average Incoming Undergraduate GPA versus Exit MSFS GPA
A more precise numeric view of incoming and exit GPAs over the past 5 years can be seen by downloading:
B. Employment Statistics:
Marshall University Graduate Employment Statistics
Individuals classified as having a Forensic Science job are those in the actual field of Forensic Science after graduation with respect to the relevancy of their degree obtained. Examples of this would be as follows: Laboratory or field work with forensic governmental agencies, private corporations, etc.
C. Professional Development:
Marshall University Forensic Science Graduate Student Presentation at the American Academy of Forensic Sciences Annual Meeting or MAAFS Regional Meeting
Graph C: This graph provides student attendance and presentations at national or regional professional meetings per year which consisted of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences Annual Meeting (http://www.aafs.org/). "Percent Attending" is based on the number of 1st– and 2nd– year students attending compared to the total number of students enrolled in the program for that year. "Percent Presenting" is based on the number of students who were selected to present a poster or podium presentation at the meeting compared to the total number of 2nd-years students* in the Program.
*Only 2nd-year students have completed research projects to be eligible for national meeting presentation.
D. Incoming Student GRE Score Averages
Graph D1 & D2: These graphs provide average GRE scores of applicants accepted into the MUFS graduate program for the past 6 years in the areas of verbal, quantitative, and writing.