This section includes biographic information, personal contact
information, and background information.
Release: By agreeing to this, the designated programs will receive the
applicant’s name and email address prior to submission. This enables designated programs to communicate with applicants directly
prior to submitting the application.
Code of Conduct: All applicants are required
to agree to the ADEA Code of Conduct in order to submit an application. It is important to
understand and abide by these principals during the application process. To view the full text, click here.
and Citizenship Information
Collected information includes alternate name, gender, birth
information, current and permanent addresses,
email most often checked by the applicant, phone number, citizenship status,
residency information, and visa information, if applicable.
Race and Ethnicity
Collected information includes ethnicity and race, gender
and other identifying information (answers about ethnicity and race are
Collected information includes disclosure of legal and academic
or professional disciplinary actions, DENTPIN®, previous enrollment in a dental
hygiene program, information about previous ADEA DHCAS applications, and
relatives in the dental profession.
A DENTPIN is a unique identification
number that is used instead of the social security number. DENTPINs are
assigned by the American Dental Association. For more information or to obtain
a DENTPIN, please visit: http://www.ada.org/en/education-careers/dentpin.