Loyola University Maryland

Forensic Studies

typical-program

Freshman Year

Fall Term
BL 118 - Introduction to Cellular and Molecular Biology and
BL 119 - Introduction to Cellular and Molecular Biology Lab
PY 101 - Introductory Psychology
SC 100 - Introduction to Sociology
WR 100 - Effective Writing
Language Core

Spring Term
BL 121 - Organismal Biology and
BL 126 - Organismal Biology Lab
PY 202 - Psychopathology
ST 110 - Introduction to Statistical Methods and Data Analysis or
ST 210 - Introduction to Statistics or
ST 265 - Biostatistics
HS 100-Level Core Course
Elective

Sophomore Year

Fall Term
BL 101 - Introduction to Forensic Science with Lab
SC 260 - Introduction to Criminal Justice or
Forensic Studies Elective+
EN 101 - The Art of Reading
PL 201 - Foundations of Philosophy or
TH 201 - Theology Matters
Elective

Spring Term
BL 351 - Forensic Entomology with Lab **
PL 201 - Foundations of Philosophy or
TH 201 - Theology Matters
SC 260 - Introduction to Criminal Justice or
Forensic Studies Elective+
EN 200-Level or TH 200-Level Course
Fine Arts Core

Junior Year

Fall Term
BL 355 - Forensic Biology with Lab ++
Forensic Studies Elective+
Forensic Studies Elective+
PL 200-Level or TH 200-Level Course
Elective

Spring Term
WR 326 - Technical Writing
Forensic Studies Elective+
Elective
Elective
Elective

Senior Year

Fall Term
Ethics Core
Forensic Studies Elective+
Forensic Studies Capstone* or
Elective
Elective

Spring Term
Forensic Studies Elective+
Forensic Studies Capstone* or
Elective
Forensic Studies Elective+ or
Elective
Elective
Dr. Carlucci
Faculty

Marianna Carlucci, Ph.D.

This psychology professor challenges her students to be agents of change in their communities

Psychology
Students measure drops of blood for a lab assignment.
Course Snapshot

Exploring Biology 101: Introduction to Forensic Science

Learn about the field of forensics and acquire the lab techniques needed to conduct crime scene investigations.