The pre-medical concentration is appropriate for students desiring a career in dentistry. However to ensure you have completed all pre-requisites for your school of choice, the dental school’s individual criteria should be checked carefully.
For an excellent description of this career visit: www.explorehealthcareers.org
A student wishing to apply to a dental school will take the DAT (Dental Admission Test) and apply through AADSAS (Associated American Dental Schools Application Services).
- American Dental Education Association: www.adea.org
- American Dental Association: www.ada.org
- DAT information: http://www.ada.org/dat.aspx
- AADSAS information: http://www.adea.org/dental_education_pathways/aadsas/Pages/default.aspx