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Master of Science in Veterinary Medical Sciences / Forensic Toxicology

Program Details

The University of Florida’s Master of Science in Veterinary Medical Sciences, focusing on Forensic Toxicology focuses on the general and advanced principles of toxicology, forensic toxicology, and Xenobiotic Biotransformation. This program may be of particular interest to individuals currently employed, or seeking employment, in settings such as crime laboratories, medical examiners offices, police departments, criminal defense, prosecution attorneys, hospitals, clinical chemistry laboratories, the pharmaceutical industry, and teaching high school science.


  • Bachelor's degree
  • GRE
  • Arrange to have official transcripts sent

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges


UF is partially authorized for residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, and Washington. States pending authorization include: Kansas, Michigan, New York, and Oregon.

Distance education programs in allied health professions, counseling, education, nursing, social work, and veterinary medicine may require additional approval from state licensing agencies or boards. Out-of-state students who are considering applying to a professional program should contact the licensing agency or board in their state prior to enrollment.