Dental Hygiene -- Students can earn an Associate's or Bachelor's degree. The only university-based program of its kind in the state, the Associate in Applied Science Degree program prepares students for the boards for state licensure. The Bachelor of Science Degree program is ideal for dental hygienists interesting in completing their college education.
Advanced Placement DDS -- Internationally-trained dentists can qualify for NYU's Advanced Placement DDS Program, a 3-year full-time program designed to prepare them for licensure in the United States. NYU also offers postgraduate programs for international students as well.
Postgraduate -- The NYU College of Dentistry has one of the most highly respected advanced training institutions in the nation. Educational programs are offered in six dental specialties:
- Pediatric Dentistry
- Periodontics (gum disease treatment)
- Oral Surgery (4-year certificate program or 6-year MD program)
- Orthodontics (dental braces) and Dentofacial Orthopedics
NYU College of Dentistry also offers other areas of study including various Masters of Science and PhD degrees along with fellowship and residency programs. NYU also offers distinct continuing education classes for practicing dentists. NYU dental students can be expected to participate in community outreach programs that include free oral health and oral cancer exams, dental education campaigns and the mobile dental care unit, which provides dental treatment to underserved areas in the state of New York.
NYU College of Dentistry is located at:
Address: 345 E. 24th Street
New York, NY 10010
Phone: (212) 998-9800