About online forensic sciences

The online forensic medicine graduate programs and continuing education courses at the University of Florida provide students with the latest training in the field veterinary and wildlife forensic medical sciences. These innovative programs are an extension of UF academic excellence beyond the boundaries of our traditional campus delivered at a distance and available across the nation and around the world. Whether you are a student or a working professional looking to specialize in growing field, these flexible programs can help you meet your goals without having to sacrifice your commitments to your family or current job by relocating to attend an on campus program.

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Online Graduate Degree

Veterinary Forensic Sciences

This program prepares students for animal crime scene processing, handling and interpreting forensic evidence, and other skills that will help secure justice for victims of animal cruelty.

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Online Graduate degree

Shelter Medicine

The program is the first of its kind to be offered fully online, and it provides comprehensive training for students and professionals in the growing field of shelter medicine

UF college of Veterinary Medicine students enrolled in a service learning program through the Veterinary Community Outreach Program provide treatment to small animals from local Animal Shelters.

Online Graduate Degree

Forensic Medicine

Graduate certificate students learn how to properly process an animal crime scene, recognize animal abuse, and handle forensic evidence.

The United States' first fully-online Forensic Medicine masters degree program!

Online Graduate Certificate

Wildlife Forensic Sciences

Students will learn practical skills involving the handling and interpretation of evidence found in illegal wildlife activity, along with the proper protocol and record-keeping necessary when processing evidence.

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ONLINE GRADUATE CERTIFICATE

Shelter Medicine

The certificate consists of 5 fully online courses, and it can be completed in as little as 1 year.

Online Shelter Medicine at UF

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