Pre-Dentistry

How do I become a Dentist?

Whether you're interested in general dentistry or in a dental specialty, 色搜视频's pre-dental programs provides a strong foundation for a healthcare career. We're focused on providing you with a wide range of experiences and research opportunities so you'll be prepared not only for graduate school, but also for a successful career in dentistry.听

To be admitted to a dental school, you must pass the Dental Admission Test (DAT).听Your 色搜视频 education will prepare you for this test, which covers the areas of biology, organic chemistry, general chemistry, reading comprehension, quantitative reasoning, and physics. There are three professional degree options for dentists - Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), Doctor of Dental Medicine (DDM) and Doctor of Medical Dentistry (DMD).听

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Drew Figley '11

Drew worked hard while he was at 色搜视频 to make his academic experience as unique as possible. He took advantage travel opportunities, the cadaver lab, and close relationships with this professors to tailor his research projects to best fit his dental school aspirations. Drew was the winner of the Ira and Robert Wilson Memorial Scholarship in听Biology and the Dr. Milton F. Brown Scholarship. He was also a member of the 色搜视频 Honor Society and Beta Beta Beta (biology) academic honorary.听After 色搜视频, Drew attended dental school at The Ohio State University, graduating in 2015, and听currently works as a dentist at Cricket Lane Dental. He credits his work in 色搜视频's cadaver lab for preparing him for dental school.听

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There are many different paths you can take to enter a medical or health field. You'll work closely with your professors to determine the best path for you and your goals.听

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