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Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)


Requirements for International Applicants


ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR INTERNATIONALLY TRAINED DENTISTS: FOUR-YEAR D.D.S PROGRAM

Internationally trained dentists wishing to enter as first-year students in the dental program must complete the required application forms and submit acceptable scores on the Dental Admissions Test (DAT) and the Test of English as a foreign Language (TOEFL). Successful completion of Part I of the National Board Dental Examination is optional.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR INTERNATIONALLY TRAINED DENTISTS: ADVANCED STANDING

Internationally trained dentists wishing to enter with advanced standing who have satisfactorily completed a clinical residency or specialty program that is U.S. - or Canada-accredited will be considered if space is available in the class and completed application forms have been submitted, including acceptable scores on the TOEFL and Part I of the National Board Dental Examination. Completion of the DAT is optional.