The Texas Forensic Science Academy (TFSA) was established in 2009. Through its robust instructional and technical skills program, tens of thousands of participants in all 50 US states and 48 countries around the world have been trained in support of the continuing mission of service.

All courses are eligible for credit with the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE). Select courses offered within the TFSA are approved by the International Association for Identification (IAI), International Association of Bloodstain Pattern Analysts (IABPA), Indiana Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA), and Texas Association of Property and Evidence Inventory Technicians (TAPEIT). Twenty courses are currently eligible for American Council on Education (ACE) credits through 5/31/2025. Learn more at:

Academy Offerings

Certificate Programs


Contact Information

Christine Ramirez

Phone: (979) 845-6677
Email: [email protected]

Application announcement for CTISP Spring 2024; Male student taking picture of object in background


Texas Forensic Science Academy 10 year Anniversary News Article

Former TEEX Student Excels as Nationally Ranked Crime Scene Investigator

First Class of TEEX Collegiate Technical Skills Investigation Program Graduates

Texas Forensic Science Academy is now selling t-shirts! Order yours at the following link:

Texas Forensic Science Academy Merchandise

Did you know? If you complete a course that is eligible for ACE credit, as of September 1, 2022, you will automatically be issued the ACE Credly badge within 3-5 business days after course completion.

Interested in receiving credit for one of our courses through another accredited and certified training body or your state’s Peace Officers Standards and Training commission (POST)? Contact us today!

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