Our program, part of the ISMMS Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, is sponsored by the Department of Genetics and Genomics Sciences, one of the largest departments of its kind in the world. Our faculty is renowned in the diagnosis, treatment and counseling of genetic disorders and is at the forefront of basic science research. Our large multidisciplinary center provides clinical and laboratory services to a wide range of culturally diverse patients and their families, along with our proven commitment to the community we serve.
The Master of Science in Genetic Counseling program is a 21-month, full-time course of study accredited by the Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC), which blends didactic coursework with a variety of clinical rotations. The Program has a 100% job placement rate for those seeking positions within the genetic counseling field. The first time Board certification pass rate for the classes of 2013, 2014 and 2015 is 95.5%.
Our students grow in skills and knowledge while enjoying access to the incomparable opportunities present in a prestigious academic medical center in the heart of New York City.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Human Medicine
- Biomedical Science
- 21 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesCounselling Genetics View 156 other Masters in Genetics in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Official transcript(s) submitted directly to our Admissions Office
- Three letters of recommendation
- Statement of Purpose
- Resume/Curriculum Vitae
- GRE score, general exam using ISMMS School Code 2464
- $80 application fee
International33000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 33000 USD per year and a duration of 21 months.
National33000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 33000 USD per year and a duration of 21 months.
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