Resources: Master of Science in Human Genetics


Assistant Director of Human Genetics

E-mail Janelle


The GC Compass

Created by students, this site offers a navigational guide to the graduate school application process. On this page, you’ll find information and tips for each stage of the application process—from figuring out if you should apply to what comes after the interview. Visit the website 

National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC)

The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) promotes the professional interests of genetic counselors and provides a network for professional communication. Visit the website 

American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC)      

The American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) is the credentialing organization for the genetic counseling profession in the United States and Canada. The ABGC certifies and recertifies qualified genetic counseling professionals. Visit the website

Accreditation Council for Genetic Counselors (ACGC)

The Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC) is the specialized program accreditation board for educational training programs granting master’s degrees or higher in genetic counseling. Visit the website 

The DNA Exchange

We are a group of genetic counselors with an interest in public discussion of genetics-related issues. This is a place for GCs to express opinions and comment on personal, clinical, and professional issues in genetics through a centralized and public forum. Visit the website 

Genetic Alliance

Genetic Alliance is the world’s leading nonprofit health advocacy organization committed to engaging individuals, families, and communities in transforming health. Genetic Alliance’s network includes more than 1,200 disease-specific advocacy organizations, as well as thousands of universities, private companies, government agencies, and public policy organizations. The network is a dynamic and growing open space for shared resources, creative tools, and innovative programs. Visit the website