Dentistry-General Information

UNC Charlotte offers pre-dental preparation for undergraduate, graduate, and post-baccalaureate students interested in pursuing a career in dentistry. Opportunities and services available to students include:

  • Strong academic preparation in the required pre-dental “core” of classes
  • Broad selection of recommended classes “beyond the core”
  • Pre-Dental Advising for academic and nonacademic requirements for dental school admissions
  • Assistance with the application process, including essay and interview preparation
  • UNCC Pre-Professional Faculty Evaluation Committee that prepares recommendation letters for students with competitive academic credentials
  • Opportunities to become involved in research
  • Student clubs that offer guest speakers, community service opportunities, and support

( * UNC Charlotte does not offer dental services to the public.  Please consult the following resources: UNC at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry, Dental ClinicCentral Piedmont Community College Dental Hygiene Clinic, NC Missions of Mercy )