2023 Application Cycle

March 9, 2023 - February 16, 2024




The new ADEA CAAPID Program Finder is now available. Search for programs, determine eligibility and review requirements in the Program Finder.


Many U.S. and Canadian dental schools that offer advanced standing programs for international dental graduates participate in ADEA CAAPID. Listed below are the institutions that currently accept applications from international dental graduates through ADEA CAAPID. If a dental school that offers advanced standing admission is not listed below, you will need to contact that program directly for information about its admissions process. Access the ADEA CAAPID application

ADEA CAAPID Application Deadlines & Requirements

In addition to the CAAPID application requirements, most programs require:

  • English proficiency tests (TOEFL ibt preferred).
  • At least two letters of evaluation.
  • Additional school fee. 

For more information about each institution's requirements, click on its name in the chart below.  ADEA CAAPID makes every attempt to provide current and accurate information about participating programs, however the information provided here is not intended to be comprehensive.  Check with each program to which you are applying to make sure you meet all admissions and residency requirements and address all licensing questions or concerns before submitting an application.