Selection Process

Selected candidates will be invited to interview. If you have been selected, you will be contacted by telephone and/or email.

Timing of Interviews: October-November

Approximate Number of Candidates Selected for Interviews: 10

The admissions committee considers the following criteria in its decisions:

  • Academic achievement

  • Performance on NBDE

  • Knowledge of, interest in, and /or potential for residency training in dental anesthesia

  • Potential for leadership, training, and research in dental anesthesia

  • Content of recommendation letters (3 PPI and 2 PEF are required)

  • Content of personal statement

  • Interview performance

Applicants will be notified of acceptance through the Match service. To find out when results will be available, please consult the Match service. A letter of acceptance signed by the Program Director and Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Personnel will be issued upon acceptance.