NYU is NOT an easy school to get into . THEY get 5000 applications per year which is the most out of any dental school in the US. Getting into dental school is so competitive that a 3.0 grade point average (GPA) is the minimum you’d need to even have a chance.
The Academic Ranking of World Universities’ (ARWU) ranks NYU College of Dentistry 17th on its list of institutions with the best dentistry and oral science programs. NYU College of Dentistry ranks 11th when you only count U.S. dental colleges, beating out Ivy League schools like Stanford University.
Typically, you need at least a 3.0 GPA to be competitive in dental school admissions. A 3.3 GPA will put you closer to your competition, and a 3.5 GPA or above will give you the best chance of admission.
Top 10 Easiest Dental Schools to Get Into Ohio State University . University of Missouri – Kansas City. Augusta University . University of Washington. East Carolina University . 11.3% Acceptance Rate. University of Utah. 11.1% Acceptance Rate. New York University . 11.1% Acceptance Rate. University of Iowa . 10.6% Acceptance Rate.
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Private schools that already charged a huge amount for tuition raised it even more. The real reason why dental school tuition soars is because you are still applying. It’s that simple. The Grad Plus program covers all costs above $162,000.
NYU Dental School Cost: Over $700,000 for Class of 2024. The direct educational cost of NYU dental school is $395,393 for the 2020-2021 school year. That number ignores accrued interest, loan fees, living expenses, and tuition inflation. If you add these costs, an NYU Dental degree costs $705,997 for the class of 2024.
1 in U.S., third in world3 min read. Ann Arbor, Mich., March 4, 2020 – The University of Michigan School of Dentistry is rated as the top dental school in the United States for the sixth consecutive year by an international publication that rates universities.
Most dental schools have a cutoff GPA for both an overall and science GPA of 2.75. This means that if you have anything below a 2.75 that your application will automatically be rejected. In addition, if your GPA is anywhere close to or below a 3.0 it is going to be difficult to land interviews for dental school .
Yes, you have a chance. I have a 3.0 oGPA/sGPA and I have two interviews this cycle.
while private schools like Harvard, Columbia, Penn, Detroit, Case, Nova etc have averages at 3.6+. Other private schools like Loma Linda and Creighton favor applicants of a certain religion, which make them even more difficult to get into .
Though competitive, most dental schools don’t require that students have a specific undergraduate degree as a prerequisite. The best way students can prepare themselves for dental school is by majoring in a field of science and taking courses such as biology , chemistry , anatomy, physiology, physics and mathematics .
Many dental schools will not consider an application with a GPA below 3.0, meaning that the best option is to either take post baccalaureate courses or seek a master’s degree to raise your GPA above that minimum.
Med school is more intensive academically, dental school is more frustrating/stressful. It doesn’t require a ton of intellect or talent to do either.