Preparing to attend Dental School? This pre-health specialization track will help you build a successful career path.
If you’re interested in the human mouth and its parts — teeth, gums, jaw, tongue and more — you could be the perfect fit for a career in dentistry. Pre-Dentistry is not a major, but this specialized, liberal arts-focused plan will help you gain the primary knowledge that is necessary for your advanced studies in dental school.
- Program type:
- Pre-Professional Program
- Est. time to complete:
- 4 years
- Credit hours:
Why Study Pre-Dentistry at UND?
Pre-Dentistry is not a major, but it is a plan of study to begin your career in dentistry. By combining the prerequisite classes for dental school with any major on campus, you'll find that your comprehensive education is exactly what dental schools are looking for. You'll work with an advisor within the UND College of Arts & Sciences to develop a plan of study that will prepare you to succeed in dental school. Some classes required for dental school are:
- Organic Chemistry
- English Composition
- College Algebra
See the Pre-Dentistry program information for requirements and steps needed to join.
Dental schools do not require any particular major. Pre-Dentistry students have completed such majors as: