To provide a quality educational experience in genetic counseling to prepare students to be skilled health professionals who will serve individuals, families, and the greater community.
Program is located in Birmingham, AL
Program website: https://www.uab.edu/shp/cds/genetic-counseling
Academic year is from August to April.
Information about prerequisites info can be found at https://www.uab.edu/shp/cds/genetic-counseling/admissions
- No GRE required,
- Holistic admissions process,
- Accepts international students,
- Virtual Interviews.
- Student work opportunities
- Scholarships available
General geographic location of internships: Kansas City, MO; Portland, OR; Memphis, TN; Louisville, KY; Danville, PA; Birmingham, AL; and Huntsville, AL.
Currently have Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice initiatives as part of the program
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice initiatives: Poverty Simulations, Cultural Competency Toolkit, Content Expert Guest Speakers, Service Learning, Community Service and Educational Opportunities.
For more Program FAQ Information: https://www.uab.edu/shp/cds/genetic-counseling/faq