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


2022-2023

Be familiar with and be able to demonstrate the following forensic science concepts:

  • Fingerprint and Impression Analysis

  • DNA Analysis

  • Document Analysis: Handwriting, Forgery and Counterfeiting



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 - 22, 2023 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 tami.redus@careertech.ok.gov, with the subject line: TSA Testing Liaison.

The forensic science concept to be presented will be released the day prior to the state conference.

# 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.


Talyssa Dorsey

tdorsey@npsok.org

Event Coordinator


Valerie McCauley

vmccauley@alex.k12.ok.us

Event Manager