Dental Excellence Programs at Temple Dental
Dynamic opportunities for learning and practice
Engagement with patients and communities
Practice the future of dentistry!

In the current and ever-evolving field of dentistry, four years of dental school has become an introduction to the complexities of modern-day dental materials, restorative techniques and patient management.

Expand your general dentistry knowledge and prepare for a deeper practice by continuing your education at the graduate level. 

Graduate and Combined Programs

Pursue advanced study and research in the scientific field of oral health with the Oral Health Sciences MS. The following programs may be combined with the Master of Science in Oral Health Sciences, allowing students to complete multiple programs in less time. 

  • DMD
  • Endodontics Certificate
  • International DMD
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Certificate
  • Orthodontics Certificate
  • Periodontics Certificate
  • Postbaccalaureate

Postdoctoral Programs

The Kornberg School of Dentistry offers six postdoctoral certificate programs for students looking to specialize and expand their education beyond four years of dentistry education. Learn more about these Commission on Dental Education (CODA)-Accredited certificate programs.

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All post-doctoral education programs are accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation [and has been granted the accreditation status of “approval without reporting requirements”]. The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611. The Commission’s web address is