ADEA CAAPID® Application Instructions
As a new
feature of the 2016 cycle, official WES and ECE foreign evaluations will be
submitted electronically to ADEA CAAPID to all programs an applicant has
applied to, in addition to the WES and ECE GPAs being sent. ADEA CAAPID only
accepts evaluated foreign transcripts evaluations from Education Credential
Evaluators (ECE) (www.ece.org) and World
Education Services (WES) www.wes.org/adea). As a new feature
of the 2016 cycle, official foreign evaluations can be submitted electronically
to ADEA CAAPID from ECE and WES.
for official evaluations to be submitted an applicant MUST:
a 2016 ADEA CAAPID application to generate a CAS applicant ID number.
all dental schools attended in the “Academic History” section . List each
dental school only once regardless of the number of degrees earned or gaps in
the dates of attendance.
“What type of term system does this college use?” for schools that do not use
any of the terms types listed, please select Semester.
the appropriate tab to order a new or duplicate WES and/or new ECE foreign
transcript evaluation electronically though ADEA CAAPID.
evaluation is ready it will be electronically sent to ADEA CAAPID.
applicants using the ECE evaluation:
a course-by-course evaluation (not summary) of the applicant record.
who have not yet completed an ECE evaluation should request the evaluation to
be sent to ADEA CAAPID electronically.
who have already had an ECE evaluation completed must request a paper copy to
be mailed to ADEA CAAPID.
strongly recommended applicants order their foreign transcript evaluations
online through ADEA CAAPID. The applicant may opt to send the official paper
copy of the applicant record if special circumstances apply; for example, if an
applicant already possesses an official, sealed paper copy of the evaluation.
Applicants must download and print the “Transcript Request Form” under the
Colleges Attended section of the application if they choose to send a paper
copy. Applicants should check with all designated advanced standing programs
for specific instructions.
Dental Education Programs
any advanced dental education programs completed or in-progress. The following
10 program types are available:
- Advanced Education
in General Dentistry
- Dental Public
- Oral and
- Oral and
- Oral and
- Pediatric Dentistry
the program level as Internship, Externship, Fellowship, Graduate Certificate
continuing education courses, including the sponsoring organization and date of
complete. A copy of the course certificate can be uploaded.