American Dental Association
Founded in 1859, the not-for-profit ADA is the nation's largest dental association, representing 161,000 dentist members. Since then, the ADA has grown to become the leading source of oral health related information for dentists and their patients.
Financing Your Dental Education
Navigating financial aid applications and deciding how you will pay for dental school can be confusing. Come speak with Paul Garrard, ADEA Consultant/Senior Advisor for Student Financial Services, to get a better understanding of financial aid and your best options.
Rutgers School of Graduate Studies - Newark
The mission of the Dental Scholars Program of the School of Graduate Studies - Newark Health Science Campus (SGS-N), is to enhance credentials of students seeking admission into Dental School. In addition to many course offerings, students can take some courses with dental students at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. SGS-N also admits international dentists with BDS degree, to prepare them for International Dentist Programs. The program has been recognized by many dental schools across the country.
Student National Dental Association (SNDA)
The Student National Dental Association (SNDA) has had a longstanding goal for over 40 years to promote, aid and support the academic and social environment of minority students. SNDA strives to establish opportunities for its members to develop stronger alliances amongst one another while developing a sense of community, aiding in the advancement of minority students within the field of dentistry.
Summer Health Professions Education Program
The Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) is a FREE summer academic enrichment program focused on improving access to information and resources for college students interested in the health professions.
United States Army
The U.S. Army, a key component of the U.S. Armed Forces, is made up of the best-trained, most dedicated, most respected Soldiers in the world — protecting America’s freedoms at home and abroad, securing our homeland, and defending democracy worldwide.
United States Public Health Service
The U.S. Public Health Service is one of the seven uniformed services. The mission is to “Protect, promote, and advance the health and safety of the nation.” There are 11 professional categories and dentistry is one them.