Genetic Counseling Admissions Match

for the 2021 Admissions Cycle

Information for Match Participants

Participating tracks

Participating Programs

View the current list of programs participating in the 2021 GC Admissions Match.

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Key Dates

Results will be available April 23, 2021

The Match operates on a fixed Schedule of Dates which all participants must follow. The following are key upcoming dates:

March 31, 2021: Beginning on this date applicants and programs can submit Rank Order Lists for the Match using the online NMS Match System.

April 14, 2021: Rank Order List Deadline Final date for submission of applicant and program site Rank Order Lists. No applicant registrations or withdrawals after this date.

April 23, 2021: Results Release The results of the Match are released to applicants and programs.

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Additional Match Information

Match Overview

Match Overview

The GC Admissions Match provides an orderly process to help applicants obtain positions in masters-level genetic counseling programs of their choice, and to help programs obtain applicants of their choice.

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Rules of Participation

Rules of Participation

Each applicant and program must accept the terms of the Match Agreements when they register to participate in the Match, and must agree to abide by the Rules of Participation.

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Algorithm

Matching Algorithm

The matching algorithm uses the preferences stated on the Rank Order Lists submitted by applicants and programs to fill available positions.

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Statistics

Statistics

Match statistics are a valuable resource that inform applicants and programs participating in the matching process.

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