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Proposed Accreditation Standards

Hearing information can be found on the Hearings on Standards/Comments Due page.

Circulation of Proposed Revised Standards

At its Winter 2019 meeting, the Commission on Dental Accreditation directed that the following proposed revisions of Accreditation Standards be distributed to the communities of interest for review and comment, with all comments due December 1, 2019 for consideration at the Winter 2020 Commission meeting.

  • Accreditation Standards for Advanced Dental Education Programs in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics (Appendix 2) PDF

  • Accreditation Standards for Advanced Dental Education Programs in Periodontics Standard 4-12e (Appendix 3) PDF

At its Summer 2019 meeting, the Commission on Dental Accreditation directed that the following proposed revisions of Accreditation Standards be distributed to the communities of interest for review and comment, with all comments due June 1, 2020 for consideration at the Summer 2020 Commission meeting. 

  • Accreditation Standards for Dental Education Programs Standards 2-24k (Appendix 4) PDF
  • Accreditation Standards for Advanced Dental Education Programs in Pediatric Dentistry (Appendix 5) PDF