24 months
27638 USD/year
27638 USD/year
13524 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Oral Biology from University of Louisville offers training particularly important to persons wishing to expand their knowledge and understanding of the basic sciences related to Oral Biology.  


Oral Biology from University of Louisville is directed toward a general understanding of the biology of the oral cavity and developing craniofacial region and the interactions between oral and systemic health. Basic (molecular and cellular), clinical and translational dental and medical research is pursued. Therefore, the student body in Oral Biology is diverse and includes post-graduate dentists, dental students and science graduates.

Graduates with Oral Biology from University of Louisville will: 

  • perform biomedical research with the training and guidance of a faculty mentor, and results are prepared as the student’s thesis.
  • obtain the scientific knowledge and biomedical skills required to perform contemporary dental research. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biomedical Data Analysis: Experimental Design and Statistics
  • Oral Biology Research
  • Oral Health Seminars
  • Oral Biology Communication
  • Concepts in Oral Immunology
  • Oral Microbiology
  • Advanced Topics in Oral Biology 
  • Craniofacial Osteology
  • Craniomaxillofacial Diagnostic Imaging
  • The Diagnosis & Treatment of Temporomandibular Disorders
  • Advanced Oral Diagnosis and Oral Medicine 
  • Advanced Clinical Pharmacology 
  • Overview of Medical Genetics in Oro-Facial Disease 
  • Advanced Oral Pathology 
  • Molecular Biology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate School application and $65 fee, http://graduate.louisville.edu
  • Undergraduate Transcript 
  • Graduate Transcript
  • GRE - Graduate Record Examination or
  • DAT/NB-Dental Admissions Test or National Boards
  • Two letters of recommendation (forms available online)
  • Personal Statement (must be signed)
  • Overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 (on a 4-point scale) or higher during undergraduate education, and during graduate education (e.g., dental school), if applicable.
  • English Proficiency
  • Financial Statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27638 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13819 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    27638 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13819 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    13524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6762 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Louisville

897 - 1421 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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