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Graduate School at University of Colorado Denver

The Graduate School at UC Denver

Contact Info:

Genetic Counseling

Mailing Address:
Genetic Counseling Program 
MS C-296
12631 E. 17th Ave.
Aurora, CO 80045
Phone: 303-724-2370
Fax: 720-777-7322


Genetic Counseling

Graduate Studies at the University of Colorado Denver

Welcome to the Graduate Program in Genetic Counseling at the University of Colorado Denver.

Please download our brochure​​ to learn more about the program and its requirements for admission.

We offer a 21 month (5 semester) program of graduate study leading to the Master of Science (M.S.) degree. The program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC) for the training of master's level genetic counselors.

The comprehensive curriculum combines in-depth didactic coursework in the scientific, clinical, psychosocial and professional practice aspects of genetic counseling with extensive, hands-on clinical experience in pediatric, prenatal, adult and specialty genetics clinics.

Clinical training is provided at:

  • Children's Hospital Colorado
  • University of Colorado Hospital in the Anschutz Centers for Advanced Medicine and University of Colorado Cancer Center
  • Regional Genetics Outreach Clinics in Colorado 
  • And other area genetic counseling centers

All students participate in clinical case conferences, genetics seminars, journal club, clinical research, and educational outreach activities.

Learning Outcomes for Genetic Counseling M.S. Program


The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Master’s in Genetic Counseling program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC), located at 4400 College Blvd., Ste. 220, Overland Park, KS 66211, ACGC can be reached by phone at 913.222.8668.

Genetic Counseling

Phone: 303-724-2370 • Fax: 720-777-7322
Street Address: Education 2 South, L28-4107, 13121 E. 17th Ave. Aurora, CO 80045
Mailing Address: Clinical Genetics, MS 8400, Education 2 South, L28, 4107, 13121 E. 17th Ave., Aurora, CO 80045

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