On July 1, 2010, University of Southern Nevada College of Dental Medicine and Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine (Downers Grove, Illinois) officially became ADEA Member Institutions. Both are accepting applications for their inaugural classes, who will begin their studies in fall 2011.
The University of Southern Nevada College of Dental Medicine program will be offered on the university's South Jordan, Utah, campus in a five-story, state-of-the-art building. The curriculum will emphasize interprofessional education.
The College of Dental Medicine joins eight other health professions programs on the Midwestern University campus in Downers Grove, Illinois, 25 miles west of Chicago. Midwestern University also promotes an interprofessional approach to health care education.