UTHealth Fact Book

School of Dentistry Resident & Postgraduate Students

Fall 2013

source: Phil Pierpont, DDS, School of Dentistry

Specialty

Total

Gender

White

Black

Hispanic

Asian

Amer
Indian

Other

M

F

Endodontics

9

5

4

6

1

1

1

0

0

General Dentistry (GPR)

5

0

5

0

2

0

3

0

0

General Dentistry (AEGD)

7

5

2

3

2

1

1

0

0

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

30

27

3

24

1

3

2

0

0

Orthodontics & Dentofacial
Orthopedics

15

9

6

13

0

0

2

0

0

Pediatric Dentistry

12

6

6

6

1

1

4

0

0

Periodontics

9

6

3

4

0

0

5

0

0

Prosthodontics

14

7

7

7

0

2

5

0

0

Total

101

65

36

63

7

8

23

0

0

The UTHealth Advanced Education Programs of the School of Dentistry is composed of three types of students: postgraduate, graduate, and resident.

  • A postgraduate student is a dentist registering and paying tuition and fees for courses leading to a certificate in the specialty area.
  • A graduate student is a dentist registering and paying tuition and fees for courses leading to a Master of Science degree and a certificate in a dental specialty area.
  • A resident is a dentist who receives training in a specialty area, is paid a stipend, and who receives a certificate of completion.
  • Residencies are available only in oral and maxillofacial surgery.

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