Forensic Science in Hawaii

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There are schools offering forensic science degrees in Hawaii!

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Schools Offering Forensic Science Programs in Hawaii

Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Hawaii receive forensic science degrees every year. That means an estimated 22 forensic science technicians graduate from Hawaii's 2 forensic science schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Hawaii that has a forensic science program is Hawaii Pacific University. Hawaii Pacific University, which was ranked 47th in the country in 2010, is located in Honolulu. In 2010, no students graduated from Hawaii Pacific University's forensic science program. Students at Hawaii Pacific University paid $15,820 per year in tuition fees.

Chaminade University of Honolulu, which is located in Honolulu, is the second-ranked school in Hawaii that has a forensic science program. It received a ranking of 78th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 22 students graduated from Chaminade University of Honolulu forensic science program. Chaminade University of Honolulu charged in-state students $17,740 in tuition fees per year.


Forensic science schools in Hawaii, charge students an average tuition of $16,780 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $17,740 per year, or as little as $15,820 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Hawaii forensic science schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Chaminade University of Honolulu - located in Honolulu, students are charged $17,740 per year
  2. Hawaii Pacific University - located in Honolulu, students are charged $15,820 per year

The forensic science schools in Hawaii that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Hawaii Pacific University - located in Honolulu, students are charged $15,820 per year
  2. Chaminade University of Honolulu - located in Honolulu, students are charged $17,740 per year

A forensic science degree from a Hawaii school... what next?

Most people who graduate from forensic science school in Hawaii go on to work as a forensic science technician. 70 forensic science technicians were working in Hawaii in 2010. The Hawaii counties with the largest populations of forensic science technicians are:

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of forensic science technicians in Hawaii will grow by 13%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 90 forensic science technicians working in Hawaii.


A forensic science technician in Hawaii makes an average of $52,030 per year.

More Information

For more data regarding a career in forensic science in Hawaii and to compare salaries with various related fields such as crime scene investigation or forensic psychology, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Forensic Science in Hawaii
  • Master's Degree in Forensic Science in Hawaii

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
10,351 miles from location Hawaii Pacific University Honolulu HI 52.6607 26% 8,113
10,349 miles from location Chaminade University of Honolulu Honolulu HI 21.9166 27% 2,626

Curious what studying Forensic Science gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Hawaii

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Forensic Science Technicians + 70 $52,030 40.0%

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are forensic science related jobs in Hawaii