Program Outcomes and Admission Statistics

GC Applicant and Class Cohort Data:

  2011-2013 2012-2014 2013-2015 2014-2016
Applicants n/a 34 49 54
Enrolled 6 6 6 6
Average Entering GPA 3.42 3.35 3.55 3.60
Average Verbal GRE % n/a 55% 75% 83%
Average Quant GRE % n/a% 55% 68% 62%

GC Graduate Placement:

  2011 2012 2013
Graduates  n/a 5 6
Graduates Placed    5 6
Percentage Placed    100% 100%


Post-graduation Data:

Board Exam Scores  2012 Test Cycle 2013 Test Cycle  2014 Test Cycle
 UAB Pass Rate  67%  100%  100%
 National Pass Rate  76%  83%  75%


Clinical Experience Data:

Metric  2010-2012 Cohort 2011-2013 Cohort 2012-2014 Cohort
Average Total # of Logbook
Cases (Patient Encounters)
 160  149  161
Average # of Pediatric Logbook
Cases (Patient Encounters)
 39 (24%)  35 (23%)  30 (17%)
Average # of Prenatal Logbook
Cases (Patient Encounters)
 62 (38%)  54 (36%)  70 (42%)
Average # of Cancer Logbook
Cases (Patient Encounters)
28 (18%) 35 (23%) 30 (18%)
Average # of Other/Specialty/Adult
Logbook Cases (Patient Encounters)
31 (20%) 25 (18%) 39 (23%)
# attending at least one offsite
clinic/lab experience (not at UAB)
1/5 5/6 6/6


Student Satisfaction - Data from Exit Surveys:

Metric  2010-2012 Cohort  2011-2013 Cohort 2012-2014 Cohort
Admissions
Process/Personnel
 4.00  3.67  3.83/4.00
Teaching Faculty  3.75  4.00  3.67
Clinical Faculty - Supervision  -  3.50  3.60
Clinical Rotations - Exposure
to Cases
- 3.83 3.50
Academic Advising 4.00 4.00 3.83
Administrative Support 4.00 3.83 3.83
Sequence of Didactic Courses 3.75 3.83 4.00
Management of Clinical Rotations 3.75 3.57 3.33
Technology Support 3.50 3.50 3.83
Library Resources 4.00 3.50 3.83
NSGC National Conference - 3.67 3.83
Simulations 3.84 4.00 3.83
Hudson Alpha Field Trip - 4.00 4.00
I would choose UAB again as
my genetic counseling training
program
100% 100% 100%
Key:  4= Excellent, 3= Good, 2= Fair, 1= Poor