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Program Options and Descriptions

What Type of Advanced Education Programs are Available?

Find the latest advanced education program information by downloading the Survey of Advanced Dental Education.  

Advanced education programs accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) are offered across the country in a variety of disciplines of dentistry including the following (shown in alphabetical order):


  • Advanced Education in General Dentistry Programs (AEGD)
  • Advanced General Dentistry Education Programs in Dental Anesthesiology
  • Advanced General Dentistry Education Programs in Oral Medicine
  • Advanced General Dentistry Education Programs in Orofacial Pain
  • Dental Public Health*
  • Endodontics*
  • General Practice Residency
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology*
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology*
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery*
  • Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics*
  • Pediatric Dentistry*
  • Periodontics*
  • Prosthodontics*
* = ADA recognized specialty