Urban setting

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University of Colorado Denver / School of Dental Medicine is located in Aurora, CO, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Certificate) Periodontics
(Certificate) Orthodontics
Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Dental surgery

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 17
Doctoral Degrees 118

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No



Application Fee - Domestic

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE, National Board Dental Exam Part I and II
Master's Degree Requirements Three letters of recommendation, personal essay
Doctoral Degree Exam DAT
Doctoral Degree Requirements Prerequisite courses in microbiology, general biochemistry and English composition (1 semester each); general chemistry/lab, organic chemistry/lab, general biology/lab and general physics/lab (2 semesters each); interview; letters of recommendation; essay
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 580
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7


Focus of faculty research: Pain control, materials research, geriatric dentistry, restorative dentistry, periodontics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Mail Stop F-833
13065 East 17th Avenue
Aurora, CO  80045
United States
Contact Dr. Denise K. Kassebaum
Email: denise.kassebaum@ucdenver.edu
Phone: 303-724-7100
Fax: 303-724-7109