Genetic Counseling Admissions Match

for the 2022 Admissions Cycle

Information for Match Participants

Match Results Are Now Available

Participating tracks

Participating Programs


A list of programs with positions available in the Post-Match Process is available to registered applicants in the NMS Match System. Programs may add or remove themselves from the list at any time.

Match Process:

Consult the Participating Programs page for a list of programs that participated in the 2022 GC Admissions Match.

Key Dates

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

March 30, 2022: Beginning on this date applicants and programs can submit Rank Order Lists for the Match using the online NMS Match System.

April 13, 2022: 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 22, 2022: Results Release The results of the Match are released to applicants and programs.

April 25, 2022: Post-Match Process: Programs with unfilled positions are permitted to fill those positions with applicants who did not match.

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

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