M.S. in Dental Science

The Master of Science in Dental Science degree offers programs in seven areas of dental science including:

  • Advanced Education in General Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
  • Orthodontics
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Prosthodontics

These programs are directed toward providing opportunities for the development of well-trained clinicians competent to provide broad-spectrum care and teachers with a comprehensive background of clinical experience, current basic science knowledge relevant to dentistry, and an understanding of research methodology.  The graduate degree requires a thesis based on investigative projects, teaching activity, and clinical experience. Admission to this Program is open only to students who have been accepted into the corresponding Advanced Dental Education Certificate program in the School of Dentistry.  Links to each of those Certificate programs are provided below.

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Important Dates

Fall Application Deadline
Spring Application Deadline

Contact us

For Dental Science Program information, please contact:
Suman Challa
Dr. Adeyinka Folashade, Alum, Class of 2018

Learning is living and you can never stop learning. Though the going may get tough, DO NOT GIVE UP, because there is a light at the end of every tunnel.

Dr. Adeyinka Folashade, Alum, Class of 2018