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Summer Internship

We're pleased to invite applications for a six-week summer internship. Designed to promote understanding of the genetic counseling profession, the internship is excellent preparation for graduate education in genetic counseling. 

The selected intern will assist genetic counselor faculty with case preparation, educational and administrative projects with the opportunity to observe prenatal and cancer genetic counseling sessions. A stipend will be provided. 


How to Apply

Applications accepted Dec. 1, 2018 – Jan. 1, 2019

To submit via email:

To submit via mail:

Genetic Counseling Program 
Summer Internship
Two Medical Park, Suite 208
Columbia SC 29203

The program will review applications for the genetic counseling internship, interview selected candidates by telephone and award the internship by February 1. Special consideration will be given to South Carolina natives, especially those of backgrounds underrepresented in the profession.

You may also be interested in our online course: Genetic Counseling: Career for the Future.