BS-DMD Program

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dentistry students
Learn More About Our Accelerated DMD Program

Earn your BS and DMD degrees in Just 7 Years


The BS-DMD Program expedites the process of earning a doctor of dental medicine degree for high achieving, motivated, and mature university freshman applicants who are focused on a career in dentistry

This accelerated program is offered jointly by the College of Science at the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) and the School of Dental Medicine at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Students admitted to the program will complete the first three years of the required undergraduate Biology curriculum at the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR).

Students are awarded the BS degree with a major in Biology after successful completion of the first year of dental school and are then awarded the DMD degree after successful completion of all dental school requirements.

For more information, please contact Dr. Christine Ancajas (Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs at the UNLV School of Dental Medicine) at or 702-774-2520.

Applicants must be first-time freshman applicants to The University of Nevada, Reno.