Admissions

Any dental student who is in good standing and attending a School of Dentistry accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) may apply. All applications are reviewed holistically.

If you are a practicing dentist, you are eligible to apply to the Online Executive Program in Public Health Practice, which is designed for practitioners with advanced degrees.

Students may use up to 14 credits of dental courses toward the MPH, with approval. A large majority of the MPH courses are offered online, giving you the freedom to complete both degrees with flexibility and in a timely fashion. The MPH charges resident tuition since it is an online program.

  • Applicants are encouraged to begin program summer prior to entering dental school.
  • Applicants must be applying to or admitted into a school of dentistry accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA).
  • Students must have a baccalaureate degree before beginning MPH coursework.

Standardized Test Requirement

This program does not require DAT. Applicants must be applying to or admitted into a school of dentistry accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA).

Admission Averages

  • GPA of 3.00
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