Alumni Employment

Alumni Employment

Forensic Science Alumni Employment

Based on alumni survey data, the majority of our graduates were able to secure employment in the field within three months of graduation, and for 76% this first job was a forensic science related position. Our Alumni are employed by public laboratories, private laboratories and universities. They have positions as technologists, research associates, associate chemists, senior scientists, forensic scientists, research microscopists, criminalists, laboratory technicians, DNA analysts, toxicologists, consultants and teaching faculty. You can find some of our Alumni working with the following employers:

Federal, State and Local Public Crime Laboratories

  • Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, Dover, DE
  • Center of Forensic Sciences, Toronto, Canada
  • Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department Forensic Division, CA
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation Laboratory Division, Quantico, VA
  • Los Angeles Police Department, Scientific Investigation Division, LA, CA
  • Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department Laboratory, LA, CA
  • Nassau County Crime Lab, East Meadow, NY
  • New Jersey State Police, Office of Forensic Sciences, West Trenton, NJ
  • New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner, NY, NY
  • New York City Police Department Laboratory, Jamaica, NY
  • North Mecklenburg Police Department, Charlotte, NC
  • Office of the Medical Examiner San Francisco, CA
  • Orange County Sheriff Department, Santa Ana, CA
  • Santa Clara County District Attorney's Crime Laboratory, San Jose, CA
  • Suffolk County Crime Lab, Hauppauge, NY
  • United States Drug Enforcement Agency, Laboratory Division NY, NY
  • United States Drug Enforcement Agency, Laboratory Division SF, CA
  • Union County Prosecutors Office Crime Lab, Elizabeth, NJ
  • U.S. Postal Inspection Service, Forensic Laboratory, Dulles, VA
  • Washington DC Department of Forensic Sciences, Washington, DC
  • Westchester County Forensic Lab, White Plains, NY


Private Companies

  • Acutis Diagnostics, East Northport, NY
  • Alliance Laboratories, Brooklyn, NY
  • Advanced Clinical Laboratory Solutions, Brooklyn, NY
  • Antech Diagnostics, New Hyde Park, NY
  • Applied DNA Sciences, Stony Brook, NY
  • Bode Technology, Lorton, VA
  • Cordant Health Solutions, Denver, CO
  • Core Pharma, Middlesex, NJ
  • Genewiz, South Plainfield, NJ
  • LabCorp, Burlington, NC
  • LakePharma, Belmont, CA
  • Microtrace, Elgin, IL
  • NMS Labs, Willow Grove, PA
  • Purdue Pharma, Totowa, NJ
  • Quest Diagnostics, Madison, NJ
  • Wyndham Forensics Group, Guelph, Canada


Academic and Research Institutions

  • California State University, Los Angeles, CA
  • Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA
  • Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY
  • John Jay College, New York, NY
  • McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ
  • University of New Haven, New Haven, CT
  • University of West Virginia, Morgantown, WV
  • Queensborough Community College, Bayside, Queens, NY
  • Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

This is not a complete list. Last updated November 12, 2020.