Pre-Dentistry

Welcome to pre-dent!  We are excited that you have your sights set on becoming a dentist.  You have a long road ahead of you but we are here to help.  We will provide information and support as you take the pre-requisite courses up until you start the application and testing process.

 

▼   Requirements for Dental School
  • Most dental schools require the following courses:
      • General Chemistry I and II and labs
      • Organic Chemistry I and II and labs
      • General Biology I and II and labs
      • At least one upper level biology course
      • Physics I and II and labs (either alg/trig based or calculus based)
      • Up to two semesters of College Level Math
      • English Composition I and II
  • Some schools require other science, math and and/or behavioral sciences. It is important that you research the requirements for those schools in which you are interested.  Your pre-health advisor can help you with this research.
  • Specific requirements for some area schools can be found at the following links:
  • University of Alabama Birmingham School of Dentistry
  • University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Dentistry
  • University of Florida College of Dentistry
▼   International Students and Medical School

 

Useful links for Pre-Dentistry

American Dental Education Association

Specific program information