Results for Applicants

The 2023 Genetic Counseling Admissions Match


Results for Applicants

The 2023 Genetic Counseling Admissions Match


Release Date

Match result information for the GC Admissions Match will be available starting at 12:00 p.m. noon Eastern Time on April 19, 2023.

Content

The following Match Result information will be available to applicants:

  • Registered applicants will have access to their personal Match Result in the NMS Match System.
  • Unmatched applicants will have access in the NMS Match System to a list of programs with positions available in the Post-Match Process starting at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on April 19, 2023. Programs with available positions will be able to access information on unmatched applicants.
  • Summary statistics of the results of the Match for applicants and programs will be available on this website.

Distribution

Match result notification emails will be sent to all applicants and programs that submitted Rank Order Lists. The emails will be sent on April 19, 2023 with the intention of having all emails sent between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m Eastern Time. Due to unreliable email exchanges and inbound message handling, the time of email delivery cannot be guaranteed.

Beginning at 12:00 p.m. noon Eastern Time on April 19, 2023, each registered applicant and program can log into the NMS Match System to access their personal Match result online.

Programs must send letters of confirmation to their matched applicants within 10 working days of the release of the results (12:00 p.m. noon Eastern Time on April 19, 2023). Matched applicants must return the letter in accordance with the program's instructions within 17 working days of the release of the Match results, not later than May 12, 2023.

Statistics

Aggregate statistics on participation and outcomes will be available on this website on April 19, 2023.

Post-Match Process  (Unmatched Applicant Program)

Genetic counseling programs accredited by the ACGC work together to try to ensure that as many qualified candidates as possible are admitted to programs each year.

Beginning at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on April 19, 2023, programs with available positions are permitted to fill those positions, independently of the Match, with applicants that did not obtain a position in the Match. NMS is not involved in the filling of positions during the Post-Match Process.

Programs may choose to be included on the List Programs with Available Positions that is provided to unmatched applicants in the NMS Match System beginning at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on April 19, 2023. The list can include programs that participated in the Match that have positions available, as well as programs that obtained ACGC accreditation after March 15, 2023 that have chosen to participate in the 2023 Post-Match Process. Unmatched applicants are encouraged to take the initiative in contacting programs which they are seriously interested in attending.

Information on the List of Programs with Available Positions may be updated. Programs and positions can be removed from the list at any time and new positions may be added as they become available.

Programs will have access to information on unmatched applicants via the NMS Match System beginning at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on April 19, 2023. Programs may request that interested unmatched applicants complete an application, provide associated materials, and attend an interview. Programs may also ask the applicant for permission to talk to the programs where the applicant previously interviewed.

The Post-Match Process will close on May 31, 2023.









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