Early admission will be considered for Guaranteed Admissions Program applicants who have:
- A minimum GPA of 3.9 (both science and non-science)
- A minimum score of 23 on the DAT (academic average)
- All pre-requisites complete prior to matriculation and the majority should be complete prior to application
Applicants who wish to be considered for early admission must write a letter of intent that is no more than one single-spaced page. The letter of intent should be sent via e-mail to the Office of Student Affairs.
Learn more about the Guaranteed Admissions Program.
Joint Degree (DMD/MPH) and Dental Public Health Certificate Program
The School of Dental Medicine and the Graduate School of Public Health at the University of Pittsburgh have established a collaborative program that allows first professional dental students the opportunity to initiate and complete studies leading to a Master's of Public Health (MPH) degree concurrently while enrolled in the Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) program. A certificate in Dental Public Health also is available.
Oral Biology Graduate Program Simultaneous Degree Option