University of Cincinnati

College of Allied Health Sciences

Genetic Counseling

Address:

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

231 Albert Sabin Way, 5926 CVC

Cincinnati, OH 45267

United States

Phone:

1-513-558-5704

Fax:

1-513-558-1756

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Genetic Counseling

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The University of Cincinnati and Children's Hospital Medical Center combine academic and clinical resources to offer an interdisciplinary program tailored for post-baccalaureate students interested in careers in genetic counseling. Genetic counseling is a service provided for families or individuals at greater risk of genetic disorders than the general population. The genetic counselor may be called upon to identify and interpret risk for these genetic disorders; explain inheritance patterns, prognosis and testing information; and provide supportive counseling.

Accreditation:

The Genetic Counseling Graduate Program is fully accredited by the American Board of Genetic Counsel

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: A range of financial assistance programs from government and private institutions are available to help you afford your educational goals. The University of Cincinnati participates in Federal Title IV funding such as Stafford guaranteed student loans.

Locale: Large City

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