Students interested in pursuing a career in dentistry typically major in Biology at Multnomah University. However, you may choose any major offered at MU provided you take the specific courses designed to prepare students for successful admission to dental school. Multnomah University offers all the pre-requisite science and mathematics courses frequently required by dental schools in the region. Admission to dental school is highly competitive, but through the Pre-dental program at Multnomah, you will be equipped to pursue graduate school in dentistry. For more information, consult the Academic Chair of the Biology Department.

Ways to study

Undergraduate (Major) | On-campus

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Application deadlines

Career Placement

This pre-professional program will prepare you for further study to pursue a career in dental medicine in roles such as:

• General Dentist • Dental Hygienist • Orthodontist
• Dental Assistant • Periodontist • Pediatric Dentist