Combined Ph.D./ D.D.S. Program


The objective of the Combined Ph.D./D.D.S. program is to provide a core curriculum that offers a solid scientific base for a career in research and teaching in the dental sciences of today and the future. Graduates from this combined program would be highly recruited to academic positions at Dental Schools.  All applicants will need to fulfill all prerequisite dental requirements for admittance to the DDS Program and apply through AADSAS.  The AADSAS application deadline is December 1st.

The DAT may be substituted for the GRE Examination.

Applicants are also required to fill out the University online application.  The University Ph.D. application deadline is January 15th.

The combined Ph.D./DDS Program at Indiana University is eight years in length.

For more specific information, please contact the Program Director:

Richard L. Gregory, Ph.D.
Professor of Oral Biology and Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, School of Dentistry and Medicine Director of Admissions
Indiana University School of Dentistry
1121 W. Michigan Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202