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Forensic Technology MS

Forensic Technology MS

# Description

Participants take a test of basic forensic science theory to qualify as semifinalists. Semifinalists demonstrate expertise of forensic science concepts through the application of techniques within a limited time frame. Students will need to be familiar with and able to demonstrate all three (3) skills. During the semifinalist portion, one (1) skill will be selected for the students to demonstrate to the judges.

# Theme

2023-2024 Theme: Be familiar with, and be able to demonstrate, the following forensic concepts:  

  1. Forensic Entomology

  2. Forensic Anthropology 

  3. Digital Forensics (State Conference Theme)

Careers Associated
  • Crime Scene Investigator

  • Forensic Anthropologist

  • Forensic Pathologist

  • Forensic Engineering Scientist

​# Oklahoma Eligibility

Entries are limited to three (3) teams of two (2) per chapter.

# State Competition Information

Team members will take an online exam over basic forensic science theory from March 1 - 27, 2024 to determine the semifinalists for the on-site demonstration. Students will take the test individually and scores will be averaged for a team score. Testing information has been sent directly to your school testing liaison if you set one up in previous years. If you have not sent that information or need to change who your liaison is, please send an email to, with the subject line: TSA Testing Liaison.

The topic will be released one week prior to the state conference. Students should come prepared to present the topic and complete a demonstration of the skill.

# Coordinators

The individuals listed below are familiar with the event and available to give guidance. Please email them if you have questions regarding this event.

Valerie McCauley

Event Manager

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