University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC)
- The University of Tennessee College of Dentistry admits one class per year beginning
in August. The program is four years in length and leads to the Doctor of Dental Surgery
- There is no particular major required for admission to dental school although a strong
background in science is highly recommended.
- All prerequisites listed below for the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry
must be taken in a traditional classroom setting. Online coursework will not be accepted.
- Completion of a baccalaureate degree and the DAT (Dental Admissions Test) is required for admission
Associated American Dental Schools Application Service (Check to see which schools participate)
|Courses||UofM Course||# of hours required by UTHSC|
|General Biology||BIOL 1110/1111
|General Chemistry||CHEM 1110/1111
|Organic Chemistry||CHEM 3311/3301
|General Physics||PHYS 2010/2011
|English Composition||ENGL 1010
|Upper Division Biology||See Advisor for Options||Recommended|