327
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Pittsburgh / School of Dental Medicine is located in Pittsburgh, PA, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)
Master of Dental Surgery (MDS)
(Certificate)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Science (MS)

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam National Boards Part I and II
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Other Advanced Degrees Entrance Exam National Boards Part I and II
Comp Exam Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,904
Applied
80
Enrolled

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam National Boards Part I and II
Master's Degree Requirements U.S. or Canadian dental degree from accredited dental school (except for prosthodontics and oral and maxillofacial pathology)
Doctoral Degree Exam DAT
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.2 (science and non-science)
Additional Entrance Requirements U.S. or Canadian dental degree from accredited dental school (except for orthodontics)
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Recommended TOEFL IBT score: 100

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 30
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

327
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.2%
Black or African American 1.83%
White or Caucasian 60%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.45%
Asian 24.16%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.31%
Two or more races 2.14%
Unknown 3.06%

Gender

Male (46%)
Female (53%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Human genetics, tissue engineering, public health, periodontal disease, cardiology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 3501 Terrace Street
Pittsburgh, PA  15261
United States
Contact Bernard J. Costello
Dean
Email: bjc1@pitt.edu
Phone: 412-692-2229
Fax: 412-648-8219