U.S. dental schools require applicants to satisfactorily complete a specified set of courses and to present acceptable scores on the Dental Admission Test. The majority of entrants earn bachelor's degrees prior to matriculating. The courses listed below satisfy the admission requirements for most dental schools.  Pre-dentistry is not a major toward an undergraduate degree.

Related career titles

Dental assistant
Dental hygienist
Dental laboratory technician

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Related pre-dentistry links

K-State Pre-Dentistry

American Dental Association

American Dental Education Association

American Student Dental Association

National Dental Association

American Association of Orthodontists

American Academy of Periodontology