San Juan, PR
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
58%
42%
student ratio
208
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
13%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Dentistry Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 40
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

13% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 302
    • Accepted 40
    • Acceptance Rate 13
    • Enrolled 40
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $20
    • Application Fee - International $20
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesDAT, interview
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMay 12
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students208
    • Female Percentage58%
    • Male Percentage42%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students208
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino98%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian2%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty144
    • Full-time Percentage63%
    • Part-time Percentage37%
    • Female Percentage38%
    • Male Percentage62%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAnalgesic drugs, anti-inflammatory drugs, saliva cytoanalysis, dental material and cariology, oral health condition of school-age population
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,695,000

Location & Contact

Professional Program in Dentistry

School of Dental Medicine
University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences Campus

PO Box 365067
San Juan, PR 00936-5067
United States

Dr. Aileen Torres


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