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: Deborah Dilbone; 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.