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Training Programs

Department of Endodontics

Graduate Program (Certificate Program)

  • Starting date: July
  • Our 27-month graduate program, is fully accredited by the ADA, leading to a Certificate in Endodontics. The program is designed to be a comprehensive, didactic, clinical and research venture into all aspects of endodontics.  This program provides the student with all that are necessary to be a clinically proficient endodontist, an astute diagnostician, a critical thinker, and a sound “endodontist-scientist”. In addition, the program prepares the student for the American Board of Endodontics certification examination.

Graduate Program (M.S. in Oral Biology with Thesis + Certificate)

  • Starting date: July
  • This 36-month program provides a highly integrated selection of courses and educational experiences that emphasize the development of a strong basic science background coupled with advanced clinical skills.

Graduate Program (M.S. in Health Professions Education with Thesis + Certificate)

  • Starting date: July
  • Information available upon request
  • This 36-month program provides students with the foundation for academic careers in dental education setting with emphasis in endodontics.

Graduate Program (Ph.D. + Certificate)

  • Starting date: July
  • Information available upon request
  • 60 months

International Training Program

  • An individualized program for foreign-educated dentists and affiliated individuals in order to enhance their skills in endodontics.


U.S. Department of Education regulations (Federal Register [75 FR 66665 and FR 66832], October 2010) require institutions that participate in the student financial assistance programs authorized under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (the HEA), to report certain information about students who enrolled in Title IV-eligible educational programs that lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation (GE Programs).

This data must include the name and U.S. Department of Labor’s Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code, graduation rate, tuition and fees, book and supply costs, job placement rate and median loan debt for each program. The data pertaining to the Endodontics program may be reviewed at: http://www.tamhsc.edu/education/finaid/forms1/endodontics.html