How to Get Into Dental School and Become a Dentist

November 22, 2019
Dentists say their profession requires strong spatial awareness and excellent hand-eye coordination.
Dentists say their profession requires strong spatial awareness and excellent hand-eye coordination.

Getting into dental school is not easy - only 55.3% of dental school applicants who sought admission to the 66 accredited dental schools in the U.S. for the 2018-19 school year actually enrolled in one that year, according to admission statistics from the American Dental Association.

TCDM's Dean Ronnie Myers is featured in this U.S. News and World Report article providing advice to prospective dental students on how to prepare for getting into -- and getting through -- dental school in today's competitive environment.