ADEA CAAPID Directory

ADEA CAAPID

2021 Application Cycle

March 5, 2020 - February 23, 2021

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.     

Institution State Anticipated
Class Size
Application
Open Date
Application
Deadline Date
Anticipated
Matriculation
NBDE
Part I
NBDE
Part II
ADAT ECE WES
University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry AL 16 3/5/2020 5/29/2020 January 2021 Required Required Accepted Required Not Accepted
Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC CA 34 3/5/2020 8/24/2020 April 2021 Required Not Required Accepted Accepted Accepted
Loma Linda University School of Dentistry CA 32 3/5/2020 7/1/2020 March 2021 Required Required Accepted Accepted Accepted
University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry CA 25 3/5/2020 7/10/2020 May 2021 Required Required Not Considered Required Not Accepted
University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry CA 28 3/5/2020 6/30/2020 June 2021 Required Required Not Considered Required Accepted
Institution State Anticipated
Class Size
Application
Open Date
Application
Deadline Date
Anticipated
Matriculation
NBDE
Part I
NBDE
Part II
ADAT ECE WES
University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry CA 26 3/5/2020 6/5/2020 July 2021 Required Required Not Considered Required Not Accepted
Western University Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine CA  5 3/5/2020  7/20/2020 March 2021 Required Required Accepted Not Accepted Required
University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine CO 40 9/1/2020 2/1/2021 January 2022 Required Not Required Not Considered Required Not Accepted
Howard University College of Dentistry DC Up to 10 3/5/2020 7/31/2020 May 2021 Required Required Not Considered Accepted Accepted
University of Florida College of Dentistry FL Up to 2 6/1/2020 11/1/2020 August 2021 Not Required Not required Accepted Accepted Accepted
The University of Iowa College of Dentistry & Dental Clinics IA Up to 4 3/5/2020 9/1/2020 January 2021 (online), May 2021 (onsite) Required Required Not Considered Required Not Accepted
Institution State Anticipated
Class Size
Application
Open Date
Application
Deadline Date
Anticipated
Matriculation
NBDE
Part I
NBDE
Part II
ADAT ECE WES
Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine IL 6 3/5/2020 6/5/2020 February 2021 Required Preferred Accepted Required Not Accepted
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry IL Up to 52 3/5/2020 6/30/2020 January 2021 Required Required  Not Considered Required Not Accepted
Indiana University School of Dentistry IN 14 3/5/2020 5/4/2020 January 2021 Required Required Not 
Considered
Required Not Accepted
University of Louisville School of Dentistry KY Space Avail. 3/5/2020 6/1/2020 TBD Required Not Required Not Considered Required Not Accepted
Louisiana State University School of Dentistry LA 5 9/15/2020 11/1/2020 March 2021 Required Not Required Accepted Required No
Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine MA 85 3/5/2020 11/30/2020 July 2021 Required Not Required Accepted Required Not Accepted
Institution State Anticipated
Class Size
Application
Open Date
Application
Deadline Date
Anticipated
Matriculation
NBDE
Part I
NBDE
Part II
ADAT ECE WES
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine MA 25-35 3/5/2020 7/1/2020 January 2021 Required Required Not Considered Accepted Accepted
University of New England College of Dental Medicine ME Space Avail. 5/1/2020 7/1/2020 January 2021  Required Required Accepted Accepted Accepted
University of Michigan School of Dentistry MI 20 3/5/2020 6/30/2020 January 2021 Required Preferred Accepted Required Not Accepted 
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry MN 16 3/5/2020 6/30/2020 January 2021 Required  Required Not Considered Accepted  Not Accepted 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Adams School of Dentistry NC 4 3/9/2020  5/29/2020 January 2021 Required Required Not Considered Accepted Not Accepted
University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry NE 4-6 3/5/2020 7/1/2020 January 2021 Required Required Not Required Accepted Accepted
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Dental Medicine NJ 35 4/20/2020 10/16/2020 March 2021 Required Required Accepted Accepted Accepted
University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine NV 3/5/2020 8/15/2020 May 2021 Required  Required  See Profile Required  Not Accepted 
Columbia University College of Dental Medicine NY 15 3/5/2020                                
6/1/2020 January 2021 Required  Required  Accepted  Required Not Accepted 
Institution State Anticipated
Class Size
Application
Open Date
Application
Deadline Date
Anticipated
Matriculation
NBDE
Part I
NBDE
Part II
ADAT ECE WES
New York University College of Dentistry NY 20-30 3/5/2020 7/1/2020 January 2021 Required Required Not Considered Required Not Accepted
University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine NY 24 3/5/2020 8/3/2020 May 2021 Required Preferred Not Considered Required Not Accepted
University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry OK 12 3/5/2020 8/31/2020 January 2021 Required Accepted Not Considered Required Not Accepted 
The Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry Temple University - International Program PA Up to 10 3/5/2020 7/15/2020 June 2021 Required Required Accepted
Required Not Accepted
Institution State Anticipated
Class Size
Application
Open Date
Application
Deadline Date
Anticipated
Matriculation
NBDE
Part I
NBDE
Part II
ADAT ECE WES
University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine PA 35-40 3/5/2020 6/15/2020 January 2021 Required Accepted Not Considered Required Not Accepted
University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine PA 5-8 3/5/2020 9/1/2020 May 2021 Required Required Accepted Required Not Accepted
University of Puerto Rico School of Dental Medicine PR 10 6/1/2020 11/1/2020 June 2021 Required Not Required Not Considered Accepted Accepted
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry VA 10 3/5/2020 2/22/2021 July 2021 Required Required Preferred Preferred Accepted
University of Washington School of Dentistry WA 8 TBD TBD TBD Required Required Accepted Accepted Accepted
Marquette University School of Dentistry WI Varies 3/5/2020 1/1/2021 May 2021 Required Not Required Accepted Required Not Accepted
Institution State Anticipated
Class Size
Application
Open Date
Application
Deadline Date
Anticipated
Matriculation
NBDE
Part I
NBDE
Part II
ADAT ECE WES