Interested in a career in dentistry? Pre-dental studies at Clarkson can be fit into any major in any school. The requirements for entry into a dental school vary a bit from school to school, but in general, the requirements are as listed in the following. The most important thing to remember is that each of the prerequisites is either a requirement of the specific major you are in or can be completed in the normal academic time-frame as an elective. Thus, planning to apply to dental school is a simple process of completing the requirements of your major and working with the pre-dental advisor to be sure the required courses are completed prior to submitting an application.
- Biology with Laboratory (two semesters)
- Chemistry with Laboratory (two semesters)
- Organic Chemistry with Laboratory (two semesters, one of lab.)
- Physics (two semesters)
- Calculus (two semesters)