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Master of Science

Five M.S. degrees are offered through the School of Dentistry. One requires a B.S. Four require a D.D.S.


Students can earn a Master of Science in the following areas: Dental hygiene, endodontics, orthodontics, prosthodontics and periodontics.

Master of Science

Dental Hygiene

Providing education and training necessary to qualify dental hygienists for careers in teaching, administration, research, and management.

Master of Science


Providing education and training necessary for graduate dentists to practice in the specialty of endodontics, teach and perform research.

Master of Science


Providing education and training necessary to develop skilled practitioners who can easily transition into and manage a busy orthodontic practice.

Master of Science

Periodontics and Dental Implant Surgery

Providing comprehensive training that encompasses all aspects of periodontal and implant therapy.

Master of Science


Providing education and training necessary to qualify dentists for careers in prosthodontic clinical practice, teaching, and research.