The Genetic Counseling Graduate Program at IU School of Medicine is a 21-month Master’s level program that’s fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC). The program offers comprehensive training and hands-on clinical experience to prepare students for a challenging and rewarding career in genetic counseling. The program’s faculty and staff are proud to have contributed to the training of accomplished genetic counselors for more than 30 years.
Students learn through a variety of courses on genetics, laboratory and psychosocial topics as well as through extensive clinical experience and individual clinical research. Graduates of this MS program are accomplished in all areas of genetic counseling, including cancer, prenatal, cardiovascular and pediatric genetics, public health genomics and industry, and they have a strong record of success on the ABGC board examination.