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Prospective Students / Scholars - International

For information regarding visas, please visit the International Services Office web page.

In Dallas, contact:

International StudentsKimberly M. Luttman, DSO, ARO
International Services Administrator
Fourth Floor, Room 483D
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
8:45 am to 3:30 pm
kluttman@bcd.tamhsc.edu
214.828.8182

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.

Current Students / Scholars

For information concerning visas, travel, changes in status, etc. please contact

International Services Office
Kimberly M. Luttman, DSO, ARO
International Services Administrator
Fourth Floor, Room 483D
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
8:45 am to 3:30 pm
kluttman@bcd.tamhsc.edu
214.828.8182

Last edited by: jspears 02/13/2014

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