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Dental Licensure Objective Structured Clinical Examination (DLOSCE)

General Information 

The Dental Licensure Objective Structured Clinical Examination (DLOSCE) is a high-stakes licensure examination which requires candidates to use their clinical skills to successfully complete one or more dental problem solving tasks. 

The DLOSCE will be designed to provide information to US dental boards concerning whether a candidate for dental licensure possesses the necessary level of clinical skills to safely practice entry-level dentistry.

The application for the Dental Licensure Objective Structured Examination (DLOSCE) is now available.