to the UNCG Master of Science Program in Genetic Counseling!
This is a full-time two year (plus intervening summer) program to prepare students with the knowledge and
proficiencies to practice as genetic counselors in a variety of settings including prenatal, pediatric, adult, and
The UNCG Genetic Counseling Program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC) and was designed in accordance with guidelines provided by the ACGC. Graduates of this program are eligible to apply to the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) for Active Candidate Status and to sit for the ABGC Certification Examination. Our graduates have found exciting employment opportunities, from the first graduating class of 2002 to date!
The application deadline for Fall 2014 Admission
is December 1, 2013.
See our Admission Requirements and Instructions for Applicants
View "Frequently Asked Questions" about admission requirements and applying to MS Genetic Counseling Program
If mailed, all application materials must be mailed directly to:
The Graduate School, UNCG, 241 Mossman Building, Greensboro, NC 27402
Other Helpful Information - link to UNCG Graduate School Information for Prospective Applicants
Is Genetic Counseling a Career for YOU ?
If you have additional questions about the Genetic Counseling program, please contact:
Ms. Nancy Callanan , M.S., C.G.C.,
Director of the Genetic Counseling Program or
Ms. Randi Stewart, M.S., C.G.C.
Assistant Director of the Genetic Counseling Program