Specialty and Advanced Education Programs
Our advanced education and graduate programs prepare dental professionals for careers in specialty practice, as well as advanced general dentistry, research, education and administration.
Advanced clinical specialty training programs are offered in endodontics, geriatrics, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orofacial pain, orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, periodontics and prosthodontics.
The M.S. in Dentistry program prepares graduates for leadership roles in dental research, education, administration, and advanced clinical and oral sciences. This program is open to dentists in advanced clinical training programs and dental hygienists with baccalaureate degrees.
We offer M.S. and Ph.D. programs in oral biology through the University's Graduate School for those who wish to pursue advanced basic science training.
We also offer M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in clinical research, biological sciences and public health.
Advance your education
- Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)
- Dental Therapy
- Dental Hygiene
- UMN PASS
- Specialty and Advanced Education Programs
- Dental School Preparation Programs
- Current Students
- Community Outreach Experience
- Degree & Education Verification