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Detroit Mercy Future Students

At the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry, you will receive an excellent dental education to prepare you for a fulfilling career. If you are dedicated to becoming a provider of top-notch clinical care, if you believe that a professional life includes serving those in need, if you are committed to excelling in a dynamic and rigorous academic environment, then Detroit Mercy Dental is the right choice for you. Your dental education at Detroit Mercy will provide you with the opportunity to develop into a confident, highly competent professional.

We invite you to explore our programs and what they have to offer you.  We invite you to Be Part of Detroit Mercy Dental!

Visit Campus

Prospective students are welcomed and encouraged to visit and tour the School of Dentistry.  So we are best prepared for your time with us, please schedule your tour at least one week in advance; tours are typically scheduled at noon on weekdays. 

Schedule a tour

Financial Aid

As you excitedly envision a career in dentistry, the first step to achieving your goal is determining how to pay for your education. Financial assistance is available through federal and private loans, university grants, scholarships and other programs; in many cases, assistance can cover complete costs of education.

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  • Dentistry (DDS)
    Dentistry (DDS)
  • Dental Hygiene
    Dental Hygiene
  • Graduate Programs
    Graduate Programs

Doctor of Dental Surgery Programs

We offer several Doctor of Dental Surgery degree programs, all which are accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association.

All D.D.S. Programs

Dental Hygiene Programs

Dental Hygiene programs are uniquely housed within the School of Dentistry, providing unique and collaborative learning opportunities for students

All Dental Hygiene Programs

Graduate Programs

We offer several programs to help prepare you for a specialty in clinical practice or career in academia, research, or administration.

All Graduate Programs

Research Activities

Research and scholarly activity are vital components of the Detroit Mercy Dental mission. Throughout curriculum and coursework, students are introduced to aspects of the research method and gain skills in evidence-based decision making.

Pipeline Programs

Are you interested in a career in dentistry?  At Detroit Mercy Dental, we have a host of pre-dental pipeline programs for a variety of ages. Our experiential programs vary widely in nature, all with the common goal to help interested candidates successfully apply to dental school.  We focus on improving science aptitude and enhancing academic skills, but also offer first-hand exposure to the profession and research experiences.
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