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Major: Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences


Introduction

Advanced/graduate dentistry and oral sciences programs focus on the advanced study of dental clinical techniques and dental practice issues.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Advanced General Dentistry (Cert, MS, PhD)
  • Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences, Other
  • Dental Clinical Sciences, General (MS, PhD)
  • Dental Materials (MS, PhD)
  • Dental Public Health & Education (Cert, MS/MPH, PhD/DPH)
  • Endodontics/Endodontology (Cert, MS, PhD)
  • Oral Biology and Oral Pathology (MS, PhD)
  • Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery (Cert, MS, PhD)
  • Orthodontics/Orthodontology (Cert, MS, PhD)
  • Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics
  • Periodontics/Periodontology
  • Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology (Cert, MS, PhD)

 

Typical Degrees Offered

Minnesota schools offer several different award levels for this major. The number of 2016-2017 graduates in the chart below were awarded the following degrees:

Bachelor degree*, 41 graduates

Master degree**, 20 graduates

Doctoral degree, 1 graduates

*This award level also includes post-bachelor's certificates.
**This award level also includes post-master's certificates.

 

Careers You Qualify For With This Major

 

Schools That Offer This Major

SchoolCity
Metropolitan State University - St. Paul Saint Paul
Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato

 

Related Majors

 

College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

Learn more about Programs of Study at your high school.

 

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