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Baylor College of Medicine
Genetic Counseling Program

Location: Houston, TX
Program Length:  21 months

Mission: The Baylor College of Medicine Genetic Counseling Program provides students a transformative education in genomic medicine and the practice of genetic counseling. The outstanding clinical, laboratory, and research faculty will empower graduates to be empathic professionals with effective critical thinking skills.

Vision: As leaders of genomic medicine integration, our graduates will serve as indispensable navigators of genetic service delivery.

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Prerequisite Information 

  • GRE –
  • International students –
  • GPA requirement =  3.0
  • In-state priority –
  •  Interviews – In-person
  • In-state: $50,000
  • Out-of-state: $50,000
  •  International: N/A
  • Tuition reduction options –
  • On-campus work opportunities –
  • Match and/or Application Waivers –
  • Houston, TX and San Antonio, TX
  • Flexible summer rotation opportunities –

Curriculum review for cultural competency, minority recruitment efforts, application fee waivers, compassionate conversations, unconscious bias training.

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