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University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences Campus

Overview

University of Puerto Rico–Medical Sciences Campus / School of Dental Medicine is located in San Juan, PR, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)
(Certificate)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 5
Doctoral Degrees 40
Other Advanced Degrees 20

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam National Board Dental Exam Part I, National Board Dental Exam Part II
Thesis Required
Other Advanced Degrees Entrance Exam National Board Dental Exam I, National Board Dental Exam II
Comp Exam Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

154
Applied
82
Accepted
70
Enrolled
53%

Applying

20
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam National Board Dental Exam Part I, National Board Dental Exam Part II
Master's Degree Requirements DDS or DMD
Doctoral Degree Exam DAT
Additional Entrance Requirements DDS or DMD

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 30
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Student Body

223
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (40%)
Female (59%)

Faculty

94
Total faculty
Full-time - 80
Part-time - 14
Male (48)
Female (46)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Analgesic drugs, anti-inflammatory drugs, saliva cytoanalysis dental materials, cariology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 365067
San Juan, PR  00936-5067
United States
Contact Dr. Yilda M. Rivera
Phone: 787-758-2525