M.Sc. On Campus

Human Genetics

Sarah Lawrence College

21 months
32950 USD/year
32950 USD/year
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Integrating education, healthcare, and humanism, Human Genetics from Sarah Lawrence College prepares genetic counselors to work in a growing, dynamic field.


Human Genetics from Sarah Lawrence College aims to improve health care for all people by educating genetic counselors so they are prepared to meet current and future needs of their clients, their communities, their profession, and society at large.

Graduates with Human Genetics from Sarah Lawrence College will develop three strong skills: 

  • an in-depth understanding of human genetics; 
  • an ability to translate the science into language that a variety of audiences can understand; 
  • an appreciation of the implications of genetic science on individuals’ lives. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Genetics Seminar
  • Biochemistry 
  • Emerging Clinical Specialties
  • Professional Issues in Genetic Counseling
  • Peer Issues in Genetic Counseling 
  • Interview- and Counseling-Based Models 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 21 months

Start dates & application deadlines


72 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Fee
  • Transcripts
  • Interview
  • Recommendations
  • Written Response
  • Registration for Match
  • TOEFL Results (for International Applicants)
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited American college or university, or the equivalent degree from a college or university outside the United States. 
  • Previous college work is expected to be a 3.0 grade point average or higher and should reflect advanced course study.

Tuition Fee

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