Forensic Science Camp

Quick Facts

  • Grade levels: Students entering grades 9-12 
  • Dates: July 8-15, 2024
  • Location: Northeast Campus
  • Cost: Free for 16 eligible middle and/or high school students

Tarrant County College District was awarded a Governor’s Summer Merit Program grant for Summer 2024. The Governor’s Summer Merit Program provides youth interested in a STEM field to enroll in a camp that focuses on science, technology, engineering or math (STEM). 

Camp Highlights

Students will have the opportunity to discuss career fields in Forensic Science, Forensic Psychology, Law and Criminal Justice.

Instructors will teach students how to:

  • Collect evidence at a mock murder scene; including fingerprints 
  • File evidence requests and analyze the results
  • Interview witnesses and persons of interest
  • Prepare a case for a criminal mock murder trial

This camp includes a field trip to the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealy Plaza.

Camp Details

Campus Days of the Week Time
Northeast Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Apply for Classes

Complete and submit the online Governor's Summer Merit Application.


Orientation will be held on the first day of classes from 8-9 a.m.


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Updated March 27, 2024