24 months
25956 USD/year
25956 USD/year
12618 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Endodontics program at Virginia Commonwealth University is designed to educate qualified individuals to pursue careers as teachers, researchers and practicing clinical specialists of Endodontics.


About the Program

The program meets the educational requirements for limitation of practice to the specialty of Endodontics, and prepares the student for examination by the American Board of Endodontics.

The Endodontics program at Virginia Commonwealth University is composed of two interrelated components: lecture courses that provide the student with a firm biological basis for patient care, and lectures, seminars and clinical training designed to produce clinical proficiency in Endodontics. Research experience is gained through completion of an individual research project and master's thesis. The clinical curriculum will occupy approximately 50-60% of the resident's time and the didactic, teaching, and research components make up the remaining 40-50% of the program.

Students completing the program earn a specialty Certificate in Endodontics and a Master of Science in Dentistry degree. Students must complete the requirements for the Master degree prior to being awarded the specialty certificate.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Update in Practice Administration
  • Biostatistics and Research Design in Dentistry
  • Interdisciplinary Care Conference
  • Dentistry
  • Specialty of Endodontics
  • Oral Pathology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


72 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal statement indicating your interest in the specialty of Endodontics, including information about your experience and career goals (personal and professional)
  • Current curriculum vitae or resume
  • Official copies of dental school transcripts
  • GPA/class ranking forwarded from the dean's office of the dental school attended
  • Two letters of recommendation from individuals who can personally attest to your personal and professional qualities, including at least one letter from an individual who can discuss your endodontic skills
  • 2x2 inch photograph
  • A non-refundable $50 application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25956 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25956 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25956 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25956 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12618 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12618 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Richmond

1071 - 1750 USD /month
Living costs

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


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