Archive for News

Accredited New Program-University of Arizona

The University of Arizona Genetic Counseling Graduate Program has been granted Accredited New Program status by ACGC.  Click here for a full listing of ACGC-accredited programs.

Accredited New Program-University of Nebraska Medical Center

The University of Nebraska Medical Center Genetic Counseling Education Program has been granted Accredited New Program status by ACGC.  Click here for a full listing of ACGC-accredited programs.

ACGC Standards of Accreditation Revision

ACGC invites public comment on the proposed revisions of the Standards of Accreditation by March 8, 2019. Click here for details.

2018 Accreditation Decision

The Columbia University Graduate Program ​was granted Accredited New Program status through 2024. Please click here for a full listing of ACGC accredited programs.

2018 Accreditation Decision

The Boise State University Graduate Program ​was granted Accredited New Program status by ACGC through 2024.  Click here for a full listing of ACGC-accredited programs.

ACGC Annual Accreditation Report

Click here to read the ACGC’s Annual Accreditation Report.

2018 Accreditation Decision

​The Ohio State University Genetic Counseling Graduate Program ​was granted full accreditation through 2024. Please click here for a full listing of ACGC accredited programs.

ACGC Announces New Board Members

ACGC is pleased to announce the election of Deborah Cragun and Molly McGinniss as our new board members. Their three-year terms will begin on July 1, 2018.

Deborah Cragun, PhD, MS, CGC, is an Assistant Professor and Director of the University of South Florida Genetic Counseling Graduate Program in Tampa, FL. She received her MS in Medical Genetics from the University of Cincinnati and her PhD in Public Health from the University of South Florida.

Molly McGinniss, MS, LCGC, is a Senior Market Development Manager at Illumina, Applied Genomics in San Diego, CA. She also is the coordinator of the Illumina Genetic Counseling student rotation program. She received her MS in Genetic Counseling from Boston University.

Please join us as we welcome Deborah and Molly to the ACGC Board of Directors!

ACGC Nominating Committee
Quinn Stein, Chair
Beth Conover
Heather Creswick, Board Representative
Anne Matthews
Lauri Nemzer
Meredith Weaver, Board Liaison

Accredited New Program-Baylor College of Medicine

The Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX Genetic Counseling Training Program has been granted Accredited New Program status by ACGC. Click here​ for a full listing of ACGC-accredited programs.​​​​

Accredited New Program-Keck Graduate Institute

The Keck Graduate Institute in Claremont, CA Master of Science in Human Genetics and Genetic Counseling has been granted Accredited New Program status by ACGC. Click here for a full listing of ACGC-accredited programs.