The CU School of Dental Medicine strives to achieve excellence
in education, research and patient care which integrates into our dynamic
curriculum for students. Located on the world-class CU Anschutz Medical Campus, our programs
provide students an exceptional opportunity to learn in an interprofessional environment,
participate in cutting edge research and train in real clinics on campus, across the state and around the world. These unique opportunities
allow our students to graduate with the skills and confidence they need to be
successful and make a positive impact in patients’ lives.
With five incredible dental programs, the CU School of Dental Medicine
seeks individuals with a passion for advancing oral health. Accepted students
collectively form a well-rounded and diverse student body which further
enhances education and patient care experiences. Explore our programs below to
learn how you can be a part of our transformative programs.
in 1973, our four-year Doctor of Dental Surgery program has a reputation for
offering unique opportunities including a national award
winning interprofessional program.
for foreign trained dentists, this two-year program allows students to earn a
Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree and practice in the United States.
This one-year, postgraduate residency program provides advanced training and clinical
experiences for dentists wanting to enhance their skills and provide more robust
options for comprehensive care.
A dynamic 30-month postdoctoral
orthodontic program offers didactic courses and strong clinic experiences to
prepare residents to provide excellent orthodontic treatments.
This 36-month periodontics residency program is
designed to provide postdoctoral students with advanced training in periodontics