M.S.D. On Campus

Pediatric Dentistry

Boston University

12 months
88250 USD/year
88250 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The goal of the Boston University advanced education program in Pediatric Dentistry is to prepare specialists who are competent in providing both primary and comprehensive preventive and therapeutic oral health care for infants and children through adolescence, including those with special health care needs, in the context of family, culture, and community.


Key facts

Residents of the Pediatric Dentristry program at Boston University are trained to provide services in institutional, private, and/or public health settings.

Master of Science in Dentistry in Pediatric Dentistry

The MSD program requires a minimum of one year in addition to the time commitment for the Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (CAGS) in Pediatric Dentistry and entails a research project, thesis, and thesis defense.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Preclinical Pediatric Dentistry-Orthodontics
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Clinical Pediatric Dentistry
  • Fundamentals of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Craniofacial Growth and Development 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • DAT (Dental Admissions Test) scores
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Interview

    International students are welcome to apply if they have completed or are currently completing a Bachelor’s Degree from the United States or Canada. Applicants with a Bachelor’s Degree from outside the U.S. and Canada are not eligible for acceptance into the DMD program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    88250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 88250 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    88250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 88250 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Boston

1560 - 3239 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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