Postdoctoral Programs & Deadlines

2018-2019 Cycle ADEA Application Deadline Dates, ADEA PASS Program Codes, and Boston University Degree Options

Program Department Degree Options PASS  Code PASS Deadline
Digital Dentistry CAGS (12 m) OP6 December 3, 2018
Dental Public Health CAGS (12 m) – 12 months full time or 24 months part time
MS (12 m)
MSD (12 m)
CAGS & MSD (24 m)
DScD (36 m)
MSD in Dental Public Health & CAGS in Pediatric Dentistry (36m)
DScD in Dental Public Health & CAGS in Pediatric Dentistry (60m)
MSD or DScD in Dental Public Health can be combined with a CAGS in other dental specialties
DPH1000 November 15, 2018
Endodontics CAGS (24 m)
CAGS & MSD (36 m)
CAGS & DScD (60 m)
ENDO29 August 1, 2018
Geriatric Dental Medicine CAGS (12 m) GD4002 February 1, 2019
Implant Dentistry Implantology Fellowship (12 or 24 months) IMPD1023 February 1, 2019
Operative Dentistry CAGS (24 m)
CAGS & MSD (36 m)
MSD (12 m)
DScD (36 m)
CAGS & DScD (60 m)
OP2 December 3, 2018
Oral Biology MSD (24 m)
DSc (36 m)
DScD (36 m)
DSc in Oral Biology & CAGS in Periodontology (60 m)
ALSO: Oral Biology PhD offered jointly with Boston University School of Medicine; apply via Division of Graduate Medical Sciences (GMS)
OB1030 December 17, 2018
Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology CAGS (36 m) — not offered 2018-2019
CAGS & MSD (48 m) — not offered 2018-2019
OMP1040 Not offered 2018-2019
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Residency, Research, and
combined programs:
MATCH req. for Residency
and combined programs
CAGS (48 m residency)
CAGS & MSD (60 m residency & research)
MSD (12 m research)
DScD (36 m research)
CAGS & DScD (84 m residency & research)
OMS234 September 17, 2018
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Pre-Residency Internship

Internship (12m) non-degree OMS2004 February 1, 2019
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery MD/CAGS
MATCH req.
MD & CAGS (72 m Doctor of Medicine and OMS residency)
offered jointly with Boston University School of Medicine
OMS2009 September 17, 2018
Orthodontics
MATCH req.
CAGS & MSD (36 m)
CAGS & DScD (60 m)
ORTHO936 September 3, 2018
Orthodontics Fellowship Orthodontics Research Fellowship (12m) ORTHO971 February 1, 2019
Pediatric Dentistry

MATCH req.

CAGS (24 m)
CAGS & MSD (36 m)
MSD (12 m)
DScD (36 m)
CAGS & DScD (60 m)
MSD in Dental Public Health & CAGS in Pediatric Dentistry (36m)
DScD in Dental Public Health & CAGS in Pediatric Dentistry (60 m)
PED362 October 1, 2018
Periodontology CAGS (36 m)
MSD (12 m)
DScD (36 m)
CAGS & MSD (36 m)
CAGS & DScD (60 m)
CAGS in Periodontology & MSD in Oral Biology (36 m)
CAGS in Periodontology & DSc in Oral Biology (60 m)
PERIO802 February 1, 2019
Prosthodontics CAGS (36 m)
CAGS & MSD (48 m)
MSD (12 m)
DScD (36 m)
CAGS & DScD (60 m)
PROS400 September 17, 2018

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Late applications after the program ADEA PASS deadline

Late applications will be considered on a space-available basis. Applicants who wish to submit an application after the stated deadline are advised first to contact the program department to determine if space is available. All applications must be submitted through ADEA PASS as long as the ADEA PASS cycle is active. ADEA PASS closes its application processing services in early-February. Please contact postadm@bu.edu with questions.