The Marshall University Forensic Science Center (MUFSC) is a nationally recognized leader in forensic science. The accredited DNA laboratory in conjunction with the Masters degree in Forensic Science provides the highest quality forensic analysis services and training for the promotion of truth and justice.

The MUFSC DNA Laboratory  has a unique relationship with the West Virginia State Police Crime Laboratory and in past have worked jointly with DNA testing, untested sexual assault kits in West Virginia. In addition the lab has worked with other state laboratories to address their needs for testing evidence in criminal cases including sexual assault kits. MUFSC DNA laboratories are housed in secured buildings on a restricted access campus. Our ANAB accredited DNA laboratory employs a team of  proficiency-tested, and mostly MS educated scientists with analysts each averaging  20 years of experience.


ANAB Accredited Forensic Testing Laboratory

National Institute of Justice

Appalachian Institute of Digital Evidence

West Virginia Foundation for Rape Information and Services

Marshall University Research Corporation


Contact MUFSC

Marshall University Forensic Science Center

1401 Forensic Science Drive
Huntington, WV

Laura Kuyper