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Graduate School at University of Colorado Denver

The Graduate School at UC Denver

Contact Info:

Genetic Counseling

Mailing Address:
Clinical Genetics, MS 8400
Education 2 South,
L28, 4107
13121 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.

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


Genetic Counseling

Phone: 303-724-2370 • Fax: 720-777-7322
Street Address: 12800 E. 19th Avenue, Mail Stop 8303, Research Complex 1 South Tower, Room 6129, 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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