Pre-Dental Studies

As a pre-dental student at Truman, you have the opportunity to obtain the essential academic competencies needed to be successful in dental school.

You design your educational experience by selecting a major that matches your particular academic interests or career goals. Many pre-dental students opt to major in a basic science such as Biology, Chemistry, or Physics. Other common pre-dental majors include Health Science, Exercise Science, or Psychology. Students majoring in any social science or the humanities are also accepted into dental school.

Helpful Resources to Ensure Your Success
Get expert guidance from your professors and advisors on courses, research projects, study abroad, and co-curricular activities. Join the Pre-Dental Club to expand your professional network. Take advantage of research opportunities with faculty to gain hands-on experience. Have questions? Consult with one of our pre-dental advisors. You can set up a personalized meeting to discuss the best way to pursue your passions.

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