All applicants to this program are expected to submit the completed application with the following documentation.
- Transcripts from their undergraduate institution(s)
- Curriculum vitae or resume
- Scores from the GRE exam
- Three letters of recommendation (at least one of which should be an academic recommendation from an instructor or advisor)
- A personal statement
For applicants whose native language is not English, a minimum score of 250 on the computer-based TOEFL exam is required.
Applicants to the program must have undergraduate courses in biochemistry and genetics and have some counseling experience, either paid or voluntary. Applications are considered by an admissions committee that reviews the entire application package and considers the overall balance of each applicant’s qualifications.