The University of Florida

College of Dentistry

Department of Oral Biology

Address:

PO Box 114000, 222 Criser Hall

PO Box 115705

Gainesville, FL 32653

United States

Phone:

1-352-273-6217

Fax:

1-352-392-4447

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Oral Biology offers a specialization in oral biology within the Ph.D. in Medical Sciencesdegree program. This Ph.D. program requires 90 hours of combined classroom and research credits. Eachstudent must participate in at least three laboratory rotations with different faculty prior to selecting amentor. At the end of the fourth semester of coursework, the student takes a written and oralcomprehensive examination. After satisfactorily passing this examination, the student is allowed to officiallybegin research for the dissertation. There is no foreign language requirement.

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Domestic students are eligible for Federal Financial Aid.

Locale: Midsize City

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