Graduate Preventive Dentistry Curriculum (MS)


The entire curriculum is under continual review and improvement based on evolving accreditation standards, as well as input from residents and faculty. Periodically it is necessary to change the content and sequence of courses to benefit the program. 

Core & Major Courses

Course #Course TitleCredit Hours
R955 Graduate Oral Biology I 2.5
R909 Advanced Preventive Dentistry I 3
R910 Advanced Preventive Dentistry II 3
R911 Advanced Preventive Dentistry III 2
G910 Seminar: Preventive Dentistry Total of 4
G930 Research: Preventive Dentistry Total of 6
G660 Clinical Research Methods 2
G651 Introduction to Bio-Statistics I 3
G959 Oral Microbiology 3
G655 Research Communications 2
H517 Fundamentals of Epidemiology 3


Minor Courses

A minor concentration in life sciences, microbiology, or public health requires a minimum of six credit hours in the chosen area of concentration.