Dental Public Health

Institution 6-digit OPEID: 002130 00

Program Name and Length:

Department of Education 6-digit CIP for program: 51.0504
BU Program description: Dental Public Health 51.0504
A program that focuses on the scientific study of dental disease prevention and control, community dental health promotion, and prepares dentists and public health professionals to function as dental public health specialists. Includes instruction in preventive dentistry; the relationship of oral disease to health and quality of life; patient and practitioner behavior; dental epidemiology; nutrition and dental health; dental care policy and delivery; oral health program planning and administration; biostatistics; and research methods.
Program level: 04 – Postdoctoral certificate
Program length in months: 12 Months

Related Occupations:

Related Occupation SOC Code O*NET Link
Public Health Dentist 29-1029.00 http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-1029.00

Cost:

Total tuition and required fees for the entire program completed in normal time: $66,265
Total estimated costs for books and supplies for the entire program: $1,445
Total annual room and board charges for living on campus: $16,529

Debt at Program Completion:

Number of students completing the program between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2013: Since there are fewer than 10 students who completed, for privacy reasons, information not disclosed.
Of the completers reported above, the number completing with any student loan debt: Since there are fewer than 10 students who completed, for privacy reasons, information not disclosed.
For all students (both borrowers and non-borrowers) completing the program between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2013, the median cumulative debt for each of the following:
Federal student loan debt: Since there are fewer than 10 students who completed, for privacy reasons, information not disclosed.
Private loan debt: Since there are fewer than 10 students who completed, for privacy reasons, information not disclosed.
Institutional financing plan debt: Since there are fewer than 10 students who completed, for privacy reasons, information not disclosed.

Program Completion in Normal Time:

Normal time in months to complete program as published in your institution catalog: 12 Months
Of the students completing the program between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2013, the number who completed the program within the normal time reported above: Since there are fewer than 10 students who completed, for privacy reasons, information not disclosed.

Job Placement:

Our accreditation body, the ADA Commission on Dental Accreditation does not require this information.
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