Application dates and quick links
Please click on the Certification tab or the Recertification tab for updates regarding exam dates. For quick links, please see below.
Pathway B candidates have a Masters degree from a program established for the training of genetic counsellors that is not ABGC/ACGC accredited. For candidates who have graduated or are graduating from non-ABGC/ACGC accredited programs, each application to write the CBGC examination will be assessed on an individual basis. Candidates applying through Pathway B must submit their first application within 5 years of graduation.
All Pathway B candidates are required to submit the following documentation and pay all appropriate fees by the application deadline. Detailed description of the required documentation can be found on the CBGC website.
**Effective as of 2023, requirements for case supervisors (logbook) and referees (letters of recommendation) will change. See details in required documents section and logbook instructions.