Student Opportunities

High School Student Shadowing Program

The faculty and staff of GGC believe that students at the high school level should be encouraged and exposed to the vast opportunities in the field of genetics. Qualified students can experience a one-day shadowing opportunity at GGC in the areas of diagnostic laboratory testing, research and clinical genetics.

Contact Leta Tribble, PhD at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (864)943-4170 for more information.

Summer Internship Program for Undergraduate Students

The Greenwood Genetic Center offers a summer internship program for highly qualified college students. The program provides seven stipend positions each summer. Each internship lasts 8-10 weeks. Preference is given to rising juniors and seniors; however all applications will be reviewed and considered. Potential candidates will be contacted directly by a GGC faculty member for interviews.

Application process is by electronic submission

  • Complete the application form Download
  • Attach a cover letter for introductory information and your area(s) of interest
  • Attach a brief resume that includes work experiences and completed coursework