University of Minnesota Orthodontics


Division of Orthodontics
University of Minnesota
6-320 Moos Tower
515 Delaware Street S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Phone: 612-625-5110
Email: johns214@umn.edu
Website: http://www.dentistry.umn.edu/programs_admissions/advanced_programs/grad_ortho/Grad_program/home.html

Application: University application, MATCH

# Students Accepted: 6
Length: 2 years
Completion: Masters of Science and Certificate in Orthodontics
Stipend: No
Tuition:  Graduate program $4,651.00 per semester, 3 semesters per year for 2006-2007
PASS: Does not participate in PASS as of 2010

Application Requirements:

  • University of Minnesota Application and Fee
  • Official transcript pre-dental and dental schools with class rank for dental school
  • Curriculum
  • Personal Statement limit to 1 page – On a separate sheet of paper please includes a statement explaining your immediate and long-range professional goals. Include why you have chosen to apply to this orthodontic specialty program.
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • National Dental Board Examination scores Part I
  • Copy of GRE scores with application
  • Official GRE scores sent to department
  • MATCH number
  • TOEFL score (if applicable)

Enrollment Requirements:

  • D.M.D./D.D.S. degree
  • Pass NBDE part I and II