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Pre-Dentistry Toolbox

What Is Dentistry?

Today’s dentists are highly sophisticated health professionals who provide a wide range of oral health care services that contribute to the general health and quality of their patients’ lives. They are at the forefront of new developments in dental implants, computer-generated imaging and cosmetic and aesthetic procedures.

Dentists are instrumental in the early detection of oral cancer and systemic conditions that manifest in the mouth.  It is a dynamic health profession, offering opportunities to become a successful, highly respected member of the community.

Learn More About Dentistry



What Are Dental Schools Looking For?

For a better understanding of what dental schools are looking for from their applicants, view Admission Factors.


Application Process

View details regarding the Pre-Dentistry application process.

Admissions Test

Learn more about the DAT and how to prepare.



Get Involved! 

In addition to gaining patient care and shadowing hours, being involved on campus is a great way to prepare for 
Dental school.  Consider joining the Pre-Dental Society and
Alpha Epsilon Delta (AED), National Health Preprofessional Honor Society.

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 Last Modified 11/21/23