Dental Boards & Licensure

American Dental Association Dental Boards and Licensure

ADA Q&A

Q. What is Dental Boards and Licensure Information for the New Graduate?

A. Dental Boards and Licensure Information for the New Graduate is a free publication, complements of the ADA Committee on the New Dentist and the American Student Dental Association. The guide highlights issues surrounding dental licensure as well as recent changes. It summarizes the licensure process for students preparing to take the exam, including costs, location, and checklists. Resource information for individuals who fail the licensure examination is also included.

Q. How can I obtain a copy of Dental Boards and Licensure Information for the New Graduate?

A. Members will automatically receive the publication just prior to their fourth year in dental school. It is also available as a member benefit by request at 800-621-8099, extension 2386, or on the members-only side of ADA.org.