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Mission Statement

The mission of Boise State University’s Master of Science in Genetic Counseling program is to expand access to the profession of genetic counseling by integrating the Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC) standards into an innovative online learning experience that will provide students with a comprehensive education to be skilled, empathetic healthcare professionals.

Program is located in Boise, ID

Program website:  https://www.boisestate.edu/geneticcounseling/

Academic year is from  August to May.

Information about prerequisites info can be found at https://www.boisestate.edu/geneticcounseling/admissions/

  • No GRE required,
  • Holistic admissions process,
  • We consider applicants with a GPA less than 3.0 with additional requirements.
  • In-state students:   $56,000.00
  • Out-of-state students:  $56,000.00
  • Student work opportunities
  • Scholarships available
  • Work study available

General geographic location of internships:  Idaho, Washington, Montana, Oregon, New Mexico, Alaska

Currently have Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice initiatives as part of the program.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice initiatives: Embedded into course content, program leadership training, non-white faculty, admissions process.