The University of Utah offers a two-year master’s degree program in Genetic Counseling that integrates didactic coursework, clinical rotations, supplementary community activities, and an independent research project to best prepare students for a successful career in genetic counseling. The program also teaches the competencies necessary for students to pass the American Board of Genetic Counseling certification examination following graduation.
The University of Utah Graduate Program in Genetic Counseling is housed in the School of Medicine. It is an interdisciplinary collaboration between many internal departments with participation from at least seven local hospitals and industry laboratories that contribute to students’ unique experiences during training. Please explore our website to learn more about the unique opportunities available to students who enroll in our program or APPLY HERE.
The University of Utah Master’s in Genetic Counseling program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC), located at 4400 College Blvd., Ste. 220, Overland Park, KS 66211, web address www.gceducation.org. ACGC can be reached by phone at 913.222.8668.