An Education Leader
St. Petersburg College is one of the first regionally accredited colleges in the U.S. to offer an associate in science degree and professional certificate program in Crime Scene Technology.
Start with your Crime Scene Technology Certificate
This certificate program trains you to become a Crime Scene Technician who can locate, identify, process and preserve a crime scene and testify in court. This certificate can be the first step in your education and career in Crime Scene Technology.
Continue with your associate and bachelor's degrees
Careers in crime scene technology
Our program prepares you to work as a Forensic Science Technician in the field of crime scene investigations, with a specialty in crime scene technology.
With our certificate and A.S. degree in Crime Scene Technology, you learn to:
- Search a crime scene and gather data
- Record a crime scene and related evidence
- Collect and develop evidence
- Preserve and develop fingerprints
- Map, measure and log the crime scene
- Secure a crime scene
- Present courtroom testimony