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Mission Statement

The mission of the USF Health Graduate Program in Genetic Counseling is to train genetic counselors to evaluate, understand, and meet the evolving needs of genomic health care service delivery. Our goal is to prepare program graduates to provide compassionate clinical care to individuals and families and to engage in educational, research, and policy efforts to ensure that genomic technologies and genetic counseling positively and equitably benefit individuals, families, institutions, communities, and diverse populations.

Program is located in Tampa, FL

Program website:  https://health.usf.edu/publichealth/apply/graduate-admissions/genetic-counseling

Academic year is from  August to May.

Only MSPH degree for Genetic Counseling

Information about prerequisites info can be found at https://health.usf.edu/publichealth/apply/graduate-admissions/genetic-counseling

  • No GRE required,
  • Holistic admissions process,
  • Accepts international students.
  • In-state students:   $18,268.00
  • Out-of-state students:  $36,989.00
  • Student work opportunities
  • Graduate assistantships available

General geographic location of internships:  Tampa, Orlando

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

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice initiatives:   Holistic admissions, removal of GRE requirement, low tuition