University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine
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Description of Program
The University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine will begin accepting applications through ADEA CAAPID on August 1, 2015.
International Student Program Website
The International Student Program offers qualified graduates of foreign dental programs the opportunity to earn the Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine. Graduates of this two-year accredited
DDS program may take any state or regional board, and thus are eligible for licensure and practice within the United States.
The program consists of didactic courses supported by some on-line resources, pre-clinical simulated courses provided within the School
Dental Medicine and clinical courses involving direct patient care in the School’s clinic and community- based urban and rural health clinics.
Application Processing Questions:
University of Colorado
School of Dental
13065 E 17th Ave. Suites 403
Mail Stop F838
Aurora, CO 80045
Length of Program: 24 months
Program Deadline: February 19, 2016
Start Date: January 3, 2017
Class Size: 40
Degree Awarded: D.D.S.
Requirements to apply to program
Application Minimum Requirements:
- 94 or higher on TOEFL (no exceptions are made
for this requirement including for citizens or those who did schooling in an
English speaking country).
- Dental Degree – you must have a notarized copy
of your dental degree. Provisional degrees, letters of completion, or
transcripts will not suffice. No exceptions are made for possession of a dental
- Pass of NBDE Part 1
you will need to submit:
- CAAPID Application
- Personal Statement
- TOEFL Score
- Letters of Recommendation
- Official NBDE Sore Report
- Notarized Dental Degree
- ECE Course-by-Course Evaluation (will not accept
- Application Fee
- Board of Regents Questionnaire
Instructions for Applying to the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine
For complete instructions on how to apply to the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, please visit our website at www.ucdenver.edu/sdm/isp. Please make sure to scroll all the way through this website and click on the yellow arrows, as there is important information found under each of those steps.
Welcome to the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine,
ISP Program at the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, Colorado.
With more than 80,000 patient visits per year
and over 300 students and residents, the School of Dental Medicine is an active
member of the clinical and educational Anschutz Medical Campus community -
a community that you are invited to join.
Webinar - How to Apply to the University of Colorado
To learn more about applying to the University of Colorado
School of Dental Medicine, ISP program, please join us for the following
webinar. During the webinar, you will learn about what the University looks at
within the application, and the component parts of the application. You will
also have an opportunity to get common questions answered and ask your own
Wednesday, October 21, 2015:
Please register for How to Apply to the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine International
Student Program on Oct 21, 2015 2:00 PM MDT at:
This webinar will guide you through the various components
of the application process and provide suggestions for how you should complete
the application process.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
Visit the University of Colorado
Please make plans to visit us
to learn more about our school and the ISP program, tour our campus,
observe a class, ask questions about the application process, and learn about
life as a student and in Denver.
October 22 visit is now full. To register for the November 12, 2015 visit,
please visit http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/dentalmedicine/ProgramsAdmissions/InternationalStudentProgram/VisitISP/Pages/form.aspx.
The visit will run from 8am-1pm. Lunch will be provided. Spots can be reserved
on a first come, first served basis up to 15 people.