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LIU Post Genetic Counseling Graduate Program

Mission Statement

The LIU Post GCGP is committed to developing a new generation of genetic counselors with the knowledge and skill to help patients make the best decisions. With a diverse, interdisciplinary academic and clinical faculty, the two-year Masters program is geared toward students who desire a rigorous and comprehensive training in the field of clinical genetics. Skills learned through classroom-based didactics pave the way for students to enter their clinical rotations for “real-world” training. Additionally, both classroom work and numerous supplementary activities ensure that students will be exposed to expanded roles in genetic counseling in addition to traditional, clinic-based careers.

Program is located in Brookville, NY

Program website:  https://www.liu.edu/post/genetic

Academic year is from  September to May.

Information about prerequisites info can be found at  https://www.liu.edu/post/genetic

  • Accepts international students.
  • In-state students:  $64,000 total cost for the entire Program
  • Out-of-state students:  $64,000 total cost for the entire Program
  • International students:  $64,000 total cost for the entire Program

General geographic location of internships:  Long Island, New York City, New Jersey

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

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice initiatives: DEIJ speakers/activities are included in our Journal Club/GC Seminar, and as a part of our curriculum.