Jan 16, 2022  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Health Care Genetics and Genomics, Graduate Certificate

General Program Information

Dr. Myra Carew, PhD, FNP-C, Associate Dean of Graduate Programs
207 Roy Nicks Hall
Box 70629
(423) 439-5626
email: carewm@etsu.edu

Dr. Alex Sargsyan, Graduate Coordinator
Nicks Hall, 2-248
(423) 439-4517
email: sargsyan@etsu.edu

The Health Care Genetics and Genomics post-baccalaureate certificate program is offered to nurses and other healthcare professionals. This certificate program provides knowledge of how the genetic makeup and the environment may contribute to the development of common inherited disorders. This certificate program will prepare the students to utilize knowledge of genetics, genomics, epigenetics, pharmacogenetics, genetic testing, and genetic counseling in their practice.

Admission Policy

Potential applicants must have a baccalaureate degree in nursing or in a health related field from a regionally accredited institution. All potential applicants must meet ETSU School of Graduate Studies admission requirements. 

Health Care Genetics and Genomics, Graduate Certificate Requirements: 12 credits

Required Courses 12 credits
TOTAL 12 credits