Dentists focus on oral health and well-being and is a growing medical profession. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, careers in oral health care are expected to grow 6-9% from 2021 to 2031 with an average of 5,000 job openings each year.
The Pre-Dental program at Morningside isn't necessarily a major but, rather prepares students for entry and success in graduate dental programs leading to the DDS degree. Typically, courses in chemistry, biology, and physics as well as the DAT test are required for admission to dental school.
About Preprofessional Programs at Morningside:
- Major and minor in areas related to your desired field.
- Take courses that will prepare you for entry into professional programs in law, health sciences, and ministry.
- Develop your writing and critical thinking skills to prepare for your career’s entrance exam (MCAT, LSAT, GRE, etc.)
- Experience the Morningside difference with active learning opportunities and extracurriculars that can enhance your resume.