With the increase in popularity of crime shows and programs concerning themselves with the science of forensics, many people have developed a keen interest in the subject matter. For those who want to take their interest to its logical conclusion, here are the steps necessary to become a Certified Medical Examiner, or in layman’s terms, a coroner.
1. The first thing a person will need is a bachelor’s degree. Most student who is in a pre-med program will major in and get their degree in either biology or biochemistry. These programs are available at virtually all major universities. They are 4-year programs and after the student has completed the prescribed curriculum, they will possess a Bachelor’s of Science degree from that university.
2. After the 4-years needed to complete the bachelor’s degree will come another 4 years to complete medical school. While in medical school, the student will learn many … Read More