Opportunities in Forensic Science and Law

Summer Workshop

Students and faculty of the Bayer School Forensic Science and Law program in participation with the Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law offer a three-day Summer Workshop. Approximately 20 high school students from Pittsburgh and the surrounding area will be selected to participate.

Phi Sigma Lambda

Phi Sigma Lambda is a professional fraternity that provides aspiring forensic scientists with a forum from which to share ideas and concerns.


The Forensic Science and Law program offers students the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience working in a laboratory. View the research-related courses that are available.


Graduates of the Master's program in Forensic Science and Law have found exciting careers with the FBI, the ATF, the Treasury Department, the Armed Forces, as well as employment with federal, state, and local governments and forensic and toxicology laboratories. We invite you to explore the possibilities.

Background Checks

Background Checks, Polygraph Tests, and Drug Screens are routine when looking for a career in the forensic sciences!


Forensic Science and Law internships provide students with a professional work experience in an organizational environment.