What to Expect
Offered jointly between our School of Dental Medicine and School of Medicine, the DMD/MPH program is centered on four key themes:
- Health and wellbeing,
- Disease processes,
- Restoration of health, and
- Maintenance of health.
Throughout our five-year program, you'll complete 141.5 credit hours of DMD curriculum, including didactic, laboratory and clinical work. A total of nine credits of the DMD curriculum will be counted as electives toward the MPH degree. is a 42-credit-hour program.
You'll complete the 42-credit-hour MPH program, including your choice of electives, in a dedicated year—either before or during your DMD program.
Our primary goal is to produce leaders in dentistry who foster positive oral healthcare in their communities. Where will your degree take you?