Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Master | University of Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh, United States
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Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics

12 months
Duration
68414 USD/year
68414 USD/year
55794 USD/year
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About

The Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at University of Pittsburgh has the goals of providing an excellent advanced education in the specialty of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics, to provide high quality clinical care, and to conduct research designed to advance the knowledge of the specialty.

Overview

About Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at University of Pittsburgh

The curriculum reflects this mission and provides residents with the necessary knowledge and experience to enter the specialty well prepared for practice. The curriculum is based upon a solid foundation of scientific principles and methods that residents may use as a rational framework for understanding treatment and evaluating future changes in the specialty. The application of basic and clinical scientific knowledge to the practice of orthodontics is the fundamental tenet of the curriculum.

Successful completion of the program leads to a certificate in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics, and enables graduates to participate in the American Board of Orthodontics certifying examination. Students may also pursue a course of study leading to a Master of Dental Science degree in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • basic sciences
  • craniofacial biology
  • clinical sciences
  • orthodontic techniques
  • clinical orthodontics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must apply through the Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS) and register for the Dental Match. Four residents are accepted each year, and all positions are awarded through the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program in the Phase I (fall) match.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    68414 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 68414 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    68414 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 68414 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    55794 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55794 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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