Top 10 Reasons to Attend BU

10) Located in the heart of Boston, a city known for its academic, cultural, commercial, and historical influences

9) Surrounded by an all-inclusive medical campus with extensive educational facilities and opportunities to interact with a tremendously diverse patient population. (For a glimpse of the BU School of Medicine’s philosophy on healthcare outreach watch this video.)

8) Rigorous academic program with elective coursework available in other disciplines

7) Tremendous learning opportunities through lecture series, seminar, advocacy work, and teaching experiences

6) Interactions with other graduate students through the School of Medicine and the Division of Graduate Medical Sciences

5) Exposure to Boston’s renown genetic and genomic laboratories and research centers

4) Opportunities to encounter clinical challenges daily with a diverse array of rotations on campus

3) History of successful employment and board certification by program graduates

2) A strong core faculty to provide mentoring and guidance

1) Exposure to more than 140 genetic counselors in Boston’s world class healthcare, laboratory, industry and research settings