Postdoctoral Programs & Deadlines

2016-2017 Cycle ADEA Application Deadline Dates, ADEA PASS Program Codes, and Boston University Degree Options

Program Department Degree Options PASS  Code PASS Deadline
Advanced Education in General Dentistry CAGS (12m) (Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study) AEGD114 December 1, 2016
Digital Dentistry CAGS (12 m) OP6 December 1, 2016
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, 2016
Endodontics CAGS (24 m)
CAGS & MSD (36 m)
CAGS & DScD (60 m)
ENDO29 August 1, 2016
Implant Dentistry Implantology Fellowship (12 or 24 months) IMPD1023 December 15, 2016
Operative Dentistry CAGS (24 m)
CAGS & MSD (36 m)
MSD (12 m)
DScD (36 m)
CAGS & DScD (60 m)
OP2 December 1, 2016
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 15, 2016
Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology CAGS (36 m) — not offered 2016-2017
CAGS & MSD (48 m) — not offered 2016-2017
OMP1040 Not offered 2016-2017
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 15, 2016
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Pre-Residency Internship

Internship (12m) non-degree OMS2004 September 15, 2016
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery MD/CAGS MD & CAGS (72 m Doctor of Medicine and OMS residency)
offered jointly with Boston University School of Medicine
OMS2009 September 15, 2016
Orthodontics
MATCH req.
CAGS & MSD (36 m)
CAGS & DScD (60 m)
ORTHO936 September 1, 2016
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 3, 2016
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 December 15, 2016
Prosthodontics CAGS (36 m)
CAGS & MSD (48 m)
MSD (12 m)
DScD (36 m)
CAGS & DScD (60 m)
PROS400 November 16, 2016

Access the PASS website.

The ADEA PASS Deadline Date is the date by which the submitted application and all required documents must be received by ADEA PASS to guarantee that an application will be available to Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine on or before the program deadline date.

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.