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Become a part of the future of comprehensive healthcare

At the School of Dentistry, we support and encourage each other to become the best oral health professionals we can be

Degrees & Programs

The School of Dentistry educates

73%
MN’s practicing dentists
68%
MN's Licensed dental therapists
49%
Dental hygiene educators

The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry advances health through discovery, education, and the highest-quality care for all communities. Our work affects nearly every person in Minnesota.

School of Dentistry 2020-2021 Viewbook

Welcome to the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry! We are the state's only dental school and the only dental school in the northern tier of states between Wisconsin and the Pacific Northwest. Take a look at our history, our programs, our research and what makes the School of Dentistry special.

2020-2021 Viewbook

News

Dean Keith Mays poses for a selfie with graduating students

School of Dentistry celebrates 193 graduates

With friends and family in attendance, the school honored 123 Doctor of Dental Surgery graduates, 26 Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene graduates, 8 Master of Dental Therapy graduates, 36 candidates for advanced education in dentistry, four candidates for the Master of Science in Dental Hygiene and one graduate student in oral biology.