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International Student Services

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Due to the merger of Texas A&M Health Science Center and Texas A&M University: International Students: All services for Health Science Center international students are now provided by International Student Services (ISS) at Texas A&M University. ISS Contact Information, IFSS Contact Information.

ISS Contact Information

Address: 1st Floor of Bizzell Hall East, 1226 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-1226
Fax: (979) 862-4633

International Scholars and Student Interns: All services for Texas A&M Health Science Center (J-1) are now being provided by International Faculty and Scholar services (IFSS) at Texas A&M University.

IFSS Contact Information

Address: YMCA Building, Suite 101A
College Station, TX 77843
Phone: (979) 862.1719
Fax: (979) 458.1738

Dental Licensure

Foreign-trained dentists who wish to practice dentistry in Texas may visit the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners (TSBDE) web page for detailed instructions for becoming licensed in the State of Texas.

According to TSBDE requirements, in general a foreign-trained dentist seeking to practice dentistry in Texas must successfully complete training in an American Dental Association (ADA) approved specialty education program that is accredited by the  Commission on Dental Accreditation and that consists of at least two years of training as specified by the Council on Dental Education. Exceptions, special circumstances, and detailed information regarding requirements for licensure may be obtained directly from the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners.

Acceptable Specialties at BCD

Acceptable specialties accepting applications from foreign applicants at BCD include:

A general overview and contact information for these programs as well as all post-graduate programs at Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry may be found in the Graduate Programs Brochure. NOTE: Only the above listed programs accept applications and meet ADA requirements to qualify an individual to apply for licensure in Texas.

Last edited by: jspears 11/18/2014

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