Courses

Here is a guide of recommended courses to take in preparation for dental school. This is not an exhaustive list. While these are commonly required courses, you are responsible to check with the schools you wish to apply for specific requirements.

Recommended Courses

Biology—1 year

Course with lab is required.

Chemistry with Lab — 1 year

Both courses and labs are required.

Organic Chemistry with Lab — 1 year

Both courses and labs are required.

Physics with Lab — 1 year

Both courses and labs are required.

You can choose the set of courses with lab above or this set of courses with lab.

English — 1 year

Both courses are required.

You can choose the set of courses above or this course.

Behavioral Sciences — 1 year

PSY 2000 or higher and SS 2700

Biochemistry — 1 semester

You can choose either course to fulfill requirement.

Microbiology — 1 semester

Other Recommended Courses 

Anatomy and Physiology I and II with Lab

Both courses and labs are required.

Cell Biology

You can choose either course to fulfill requirement.

Genetics

Statistics

You can choose either course to fulfill requirement.