Minimum admission requirements for the LL.M. in Forensic Justice are as follows:
- A J.D. from an American Bar Association accredited school or equivalent, as determined by the WVU College of Law in accordance with ABA guidelines.
- A grade point average of at least a 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) or other demonstrated indicia of likelihood of success.
- A demonstrated interest or commitment to the fields of science, forensic evidence, and law.
Applicants may include newly graduated J.D. students, professionals (prosecutors, defense attorneys, judges) returning for study after years of practice, or qualified international students on a case by case basis.