M.Sc. On Campus

Dental Research

Tufts University

12 months
54196 USD/year
54196 USD/year
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Tufts University School of Dental Research at Tufts University offers a program of study and research leading to the degree of Master of Science to all scholars qualified to proceed into graduate study. Applicants must hold an approved bachelor’s degree, may or may not hold a dental degree, and may or may not be interested in dental specialization.


Evidence must be shown of excellent scholarship, research potential, and a career interest in academic dentistry.

Learning outcomes

The Master of Dental Research program at Tufts University offers a rigorous curriculum, requiring a minimum of 22 didactic credits and 18 research credits, for a total of 40 credits. Individual programs of graduate study and research should be developed by the student in close collaboration with his or her advisor.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Epidemiology & Critical Thinking in the Practice of Dentistry
  • Scientific & Technical Writing
  • Critical Evaluation of Scientific Literature
  • Successful Research Strategies
  • Research Methodology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Fee - The application fee of $75 is payable through the online application by credit card or e-check (drawn on a US bank).
  • Academic Records 
  • Letters of Recommendation 
  • Personal Statement - You are required to upload a personal statement describing your reasons for wanting to pursue graduate study at Tufts. Please limit your personal statement to a maximum of five pages.
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae 
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) 

Tuition Fee

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    54196 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 54196 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Medford

1458 - 3019 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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