Loyola University Chicago

Forensic Science Program

Program Statistics

Class of 2017 Information

The graduation rate is 79%. Overall, the graduates rate the Program as very good, 4.79 out of 4.00 (1=Poor, 5=Excellent). They believe their educational experience was very difficult/moderately difficult, 1.47 out of 4 (1=Very Difficult, 4=Very Easy).

Post-Graduate Information (all responding graduates)

The Program maintains contact with graduates through a number of different avenues. The majority of graduates maintain contact with the Program. The table below provides post-graduate and job information in various categories based on input from the graduates.


Total in Professional Schools: Medical School; Osteopathic School; PA in Pathology—26.9%

Total in Graduate Schools: MS or PhD—13.4%

Working in the Forensic Sciences—34.3%

Working in Science Related Areas—14.9%

Working in Related Criminal Justice Areas—1.5%

Working in Other Areas—9.0%