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  Dec 17, 2017
 
 
    
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG/PREVIOUS EDITION]

Dental Sciences Department


College of Dentistry  

Endodontics Chair and Graduate Coordinator: Roberta Pileggi
Orthodontics Chair and Graduate Coordinator: Calogero Dolce
Periodontology Chair: Ikramuddin Aukhil; Graduate Coordinator: Rodrigo Neiva
Restorative Dental Sciences Interim Chair: Nereyda Clark; Graduate Coordinator: Edgar O’Neill

Complete faculty listing: Follow this link.

The College of Dentistry offers the Master of Science degree in dental sciences with concentrations in endodontics, orthodontics, periodontics, and prosthodontics. These concentrations include a minimum of 38 hours of appropriate course work and research in topics relevant to each specialization. Requirements for the master’s degree include a minimum of 38 hours of appropriate course work and research in topics relevant to each specialization. Requirements for the master’s degree include

  • Satisfactory completion of all course work
  • Meeting the requirements for clinical certification in the respective dental specialty
  • Thesis or project based on research.

Prerequisites for admission, in addition to those of the Graduate School, include

  • D.D.S. or D.M.D. degree
  • Completion of Parts I and II of the American Dental Association’s National Board of Dental Examinations.

The application deadline for Endodontics, Periodontics, and Prosthodontics is August 1
The application deadline of Orthodontics is September 2

Send applications to:

Master of Science Program,
College of Dentistry,
P.O. Box 100402,
Health Science Center,
University of Florida,
Gainesville, FL 32610-0402

Requirements for the M.S. degree are provided in the Graduate Degrees  section of this catalog.

For further information, see the Dental Science program link below.

Programs