I have a BA in Biology. I have been taking some time off after graduating to plot my course. I was wondering is it better to go into a training program for forensic biology or get a graduate degree in forensic biology first?
Forensic Biology Information From The Department of Forensic Science (Virginia.gov)
Examiners in the Forensic Biology Section routinely examine items of evidence for the presence of biological material. After the proper samples for comparison purposes are obtained, DNA analysis can be conducted on these stains, and conclusions can be drawn as to whether an individual can be eliminated or included as a possible contributor to the genetic material identified.
In cases in which a suspect has not yet been identified or an identified suspect has been eliminated, the DNA profile obtained from the evidence can be entered in the DNA Data Bank for possible matches to convicted offenders, arrestees, and/or other crime scene samples.
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