Genetic Counselling


M.Sc.


Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable)

All applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

An acceptable English Language Proficiency test score is required, if applicable.

For initial assessment purposes only, copies of unofficial transcripts (uploaded to your application) are acceptable and preferred. Transcripts are required from each institution for the entire academic history, whether or not degree has been awarded, including institutions attended on an exchange. If the English copy is a translation, please include the original language as well.

Degree Certificates – All international transcripts must be accompanied by degree certificates that indicate that the degree has been awarded.


Master of Science

Program requirements include, for a total of 31 credit hours over 2 years:

  • A minimum of 23 credit hours of coursework at the 7000 level
  • Participation in the clinical academic half day (held weekly)
  • Research Thesis

Expected Duration

  • 2 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor of Science degree (or equivalent) where coursework includes genetics and psychology
  • Minimum 3.7 GPA (on a 4.5 scale) or equivalent in the most recent 60 credit hours of university study
  • Written Statement of Purpose (no more than 2 pages outlining relevant experience and reason for pursuing Genetic Counselling)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letters of Recommendation: 3

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Application Deadlines

Canadian / US / International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September January 15, 2018 Apply

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Notes

*Students should complete and submit their online application with supporting documentation (if applicable) by the date indicated.
 


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University of Manitoba
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