Forensic investigation is one of the fastest-growing specializations in the discipline of criminal justice, and UW-Platteville is the first and only public institution of higher education in the Midwest to grant a Bachelor of Science in forensic investigation. You’ll learn various investigative methods and crime-scene processing techniques such as fingerprint identification, crime-scene mapping, legal aspects, and forensic photography.

The Forensic Investigation Crime Scene House at UW-Platteville, one of just a handful of similar facilities in the country, lets you apply the principles you learn in the classroom in simulated crime scenes. Small classes let you learn in a focused, friendly setting. Professors get to know you and your goals, then help you achieve them. Internship opportunities and hands-on learning give you the real-life skills employers demand. And tuition that ranks among the lowest in the entire state means you can start your career without excessive student debt.

Discover big opportunity and success in the forensic investigation program at UW-Platteville. Learn more or apply today.

  • Crime Scene
  • Laboratory