Forensic science plays a vital role in crime investigation these days and most forensic scientists can enter main stream crime investigation right after graduating. Most career options in the field of forensic science exist in the field of legal investigations. Forensic scientists usually work on a state or local level. Professionals get a chance to practice their skills either in an investigative crime lab analyzing DNA or in the field collecting evidence. Some of the career options in this field are: Forensic accountants, Forensic Psychology, Forensic Nursing or Forensic technician to name a few.