Published Survey
Submission Number: 147
Submission ID: 147
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Created: Thu, 03/19/2020 - 05:52
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Contact Information

535 Watson Drive
Claremont
California
91711
United States
California
Yes

Program Application Deadline

January 15, 2022
No
$75
Yes

Program Description

PROGRAM OVERVIEW -

The Master of Science in Human Genetics and Genetic Counseling (MSGC) program at Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) is dedicated to benefiting society through the education, training, and development of innovative, collaborative, culturally engaged, articulate, and caring genetic counselors who will serve the needs of individual patients, the healthcare system, and the bioscience industry.

Our program prepares graduates to be leaders among healthcare professionals dedicated to the delivery of advanced personally-optimized patient care and the translation of applied and clinical science breakthroughs to enhance the quality of life.

An overview of the 2-year curriculum can be found at: https://www.kgi.edu/academics/degrees-certificates/master-of-science-in-human-genetics-and-genetic-counseling/curriculum/

THE CLAREMONT COLLEGES -

The Claremont Colleges (https://www.claremont.edu) are a consortium of five undergraduate and two graduate institutions. KGI students are able to share a wide range of facilities and services with students from any of the other campuses, including: the joint library system, health and counseling centers, Office of Black Students Affairs, Student Disability Resource Center, and Queer Resource Center.

LEARN MORE -

Download the MSGC Program Info Sheet: https://1ydsiy3u0quvgdsk03zlwqi3-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com//wp-content/uploads/media/Admissions-Aid/MSGC_Program_Sheet_1920.pdf
Website: www.kgi.edu/msgc
Yes

Institution Information

Private
Yes
Fall
Yes

Degree Requirements

71.5
Clinical
Not Required
Not Required
Required
Required
Yes

Degree Information

On Campus
Clinical Research, Pharmacogenomics, Social Science
Yes

Program Statistics

Yes
Last academic year-country of origin of the accepted students:
Yes
Last academic year-graduates job placement:
Yes

GRE and Other Tests

No
None
Yes

Letters of Recommendation

Yes
3
Recommendations should be from individuals who are familiar with your accomplishments, strengths, areas of improvement/growth, personal character, and potential for success in the Genetic Counseling program. At least one recommendation should come from an academic who evaluated your work in full or an academic requirement (lecture or lab course).
Yes

Other Admission Requirements

Yes

Financial Support

10
Department or University Scholarship
Information about MSGC scholarships can be found at: https://www.kgi.edu/admissions-and-aid/tuition-financial-aid/funding-your-degree/
Yes

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

We are not a participating PharmGrad program
We are not a participating PharmGrad program
Yes