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Dental Residency Requirements

To apply for the program, an applicant must fulfill the following requirements:

  • Must have passed Part I, National Dental Board Examination. Candidate must pass Part II of the NDEB before enrollment into the program.
  • Must be proficient in the English language. 
  • Must be a graduate of CODA accredited dental school.

Admission Criteria

Generally, applicants for advanced education programs are considered on the basis of the following criteria:

  • Completed Application
  • Grade Point Average
  • Class Standing
  • Transcript/Pattern of Academic Achievement
  • National Board Scores
  • Experience and Training
  • Recommendations
  • Personal interview

Admission criteria are applied equally to all participants regardless of race, sex, color, national origin, or religion. The Johns Hopkins University and our program encourage minority student applications.