Loyola University Chicago

Forensic Science Program

Program Statistics

Class of 2020 Information

The graduation rate is 81.5%. Overall, the graduates rate the Program as excellent, 4.94 out of 5.00 (1=Poor, 5=Excellent). They believe their educational experience was very difficult/moderately difficult, 1.78 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—21.4%

Total in Graduate Schools: MS or PhD—8.5%

Working in the Forensic Sciences—34.2%

Working in Science Related Areas—17.1%

Working in Related Criminal Justice Areas—6.0%

Working in Other Areas—12.8%


*Updated 16 Jun 21