Overview for Programs

2019 Genetic Counseling Admissions Match

The Match Process


   Register for the Match

The Program Director of each AGCPD member program is sent an e-mail with a personalized link to register their program for the 2019 Match. The registration process is completed online.

   Applications and Interviews

Applications are reviewed and interviews are conducted independently of the Match. You are free to accept applications and evaluate applicants in any manner you like. However, you can only consider applications from applicants that have registered to participate in the Match.

   Submit Your Rankings

To participate in the Match, you must submit a Rank Order List for each track offered by your program, on which you list the desired applicants for that track in numerical order of preference (first choice, second choice, etc.). Rank Order Lists are submitted online using the NMS Match System.

   Get Your Results

Match results are delivered by e-mail and are also accessible online via the NMS Match System.

Match results will be posted at 12:00 p.m. noon ET on April 26, 2019.

Key Dates

July, 2018
Registration e-mails sent to Program Directors.

September 5, 2018
List of Participating Programs available.

December 14, 2018
List of Registered Applicants available for programs to verify that their applicants are registered for the Match.

April 2, 2019
NMS Match System opens to enter rankings.

April 16, 2019
Rank Order List deadline.

April 26, 2019
Results released.

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