More from this Member | Report Response, "How do you like the snow" More from this Member | Report Response, "How did you study for the DAT" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member 263 Farmington Avenue. | Report Response, "How do you think you can apply your interests in [theatre and dance] to your dental office?" graduates pursue advanced education, compared to about 45% nationally, Majority of students enter top choice of post-graduate residency programs, Eight accredited advanced training and specialty programs. The UConn 2021 MCAT Test Review Course is custom designed for our students taking the MCAT in 2021 or 2022. | Report Response, "what kind of research have you done? | Report Response, "why do you want to be a dentist?" What other schools did you apply? | Report Response, "How would you rank our program versus other top choice programs?" This person asked me two questions which seemed to be designed for me to just flip my lid and were beyond appropriate questions one should be asked at an interview, and had nothing to do with my application. | Report Response, "Have you ever been to Connecticut before?" More from this Member | Report Response, "How did you prepare for the DATs?" Missouri. As Connecticut`s only public school of dentistry, the School of Dental Medicine commits to provide predoctoral educational opportunities for qualified Connecticut residents who desire to become broadly competent general practitioners of dental medicine, capable of providing for most of the oral health care needs of the State`s citizens. Prospective Students Welcome to the UConn School of Medicine. The application fee of $75 can be paid online. | Report Response, "Since you had interviews in California schools, would you really attend UConn if accepted? " | Report Response, "Why do you think dental schools and medical schools are separate?" By continuing without changing your cookie settings, you agree to this collection. | Report Response, "If a person came to you for cosmetic care because they claimed their appearance made them unemployable, is it your responsibility to treat them even if they can't afford it?" Applicants are encouraged to seek a firm base in mathematics, the prerequisite sciences, social sciences and humanities. More from this Member UConn School of Dental Medicine Financial Services If you have questions about the fees, payment policies, or insurance policies and participation of the various patient care areas within the School of Dental Medicine, call Patient Financial Services at 860-679-2464 . More from this Member The faculty, residents, students, and staff of the UConn School of Dental Medicine are here to provide you with the best dental treatment available. | Report Response, "nothing" Where do you see dentistry going in the future? More from this Member | Report Response, "about my grades" More from this Member UConn Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine Provide Programs for Underrepresented in American Health Care Professions. | Report Response, "What do you think of the Area (Farmington)? All applications are reviewed by the Admissions Committee once they are complete. The brochures did not help too much, but that's okay" | Report Response, "Is dentistry a right or a priveledge?" | Report Response, "What was your least favorite part of shadowing?" | Report Response, "Why was QR your lowest DAT score by far?" UConn School of Dental Medicine received the 2016 William J. Gies Award for Outstanding Achievement by an Academic Dental Institution, in recognition of the Skeletal Biology and Regeneration training program. Admissions Website: https://dentalmedicine.uconn.edu/ Overall Acceptance Rate (%): 3.3%. Here, we are committed to the belief that physicians are scientists, and the educational structure is designed to reflect that principle. Located in Tucson, Arizona, Arizona School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine is a private for-profit institution. | Report Response, "Tell me about your research. " More from this Member How do you fit in with this program?" | Report Response, "What I've been doing since graduating." Mine says under review and I have gotten an email from the admissions director like this: Thank you for your recent application to the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. Our websites may use cookies to personalize and enhance your experience. The mission of the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Office of Admissions is to select a diverse cohort of students who will become the future leaders in advancing health care to the distinct communities that comprise Arizona and the United States. (I used to bartend)" Research. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What did you learn about the information section today given by the associate dean? | Report Response, "Why do you want to become a dentist? More from this Member | Report Response, "Asked in depth questions about my research " | Report Response, "Why dentistry?" | Report Response, "Questions related to my previous research / job. " More from this Member Discussion in 'Pre-Medical Allopathic [ MD ]' started by More from this Member | Report Response, "Where do you see yourself in 15 years?" Arizona School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine's admissions statistics can help you find out how you measure up to the rest of the applicants. What was your favorite volunteer experience?" More from this Member The curriculum emphasizes problem-based … More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member UConn School of Medicine’s mission is innovation, discovery, education, and service. If it is far above, the school may assume they are your “safety” school and that you won’t attend if they offer an acceptance. It actively assists its students in achieving their career goals by creating a collegial environment in which academic excellence and the pursuit of scholarship enhance the quality of instruction, advance the understanding of human biology and pathology, and raise the standard of oral health. Search this Site Search in https://dentalmedicine.uconn.edu/> Search. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Why Uconn?" | Report Response, "What other dental schools are you going to apply to and why?" | Report Response, "Is dentistry a medical specialty?" | Report Response, "if you had to tell us one thing to represent you... tell us." More from this Member | Report Response, "What would you want the first procedure you perform to be?" What have you been doing since graduation from college? | Report Response, "Basic review of AADSAS application, extracurricular activities, research, shadowing." The Holistic Admissions Review Process. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Let's talk about some of these grades, what happened?" More from this Member | Report Response, "have you enjoyed your time here today?" Admissions Office UConn School of Dental Medicine 263 Farmington Avenue MC 3905 Farmington, CT 06030-3905. | Report Response, "Why not medicine? More from this Member | Report Response, "If you were going to be an animal, which animal would you be?" More from this Member (I graduated college and went to gradschool first, but did not like it, so I left. | Report Response, "What animal would you be in your next life?" ... 1st Arizona dental school. | Report Response, "What did you see while observing?" More from this Member Give. In this table, you can see the different acceptance rates for in-state and out-of-state, the ratio of in-state to out-of-state acceptance rates and whether those ratios are none, negligible, modest, material, or huge. More from this Member Can you explain your research? " LizzyM, SDN Moderator and medical school admissions committee member, is the inventor of the LizzyM Score. UConn Health is a vibrant, integrated academic medical center that is entering an era of unprecedented growth in all three areas of its mission: academics, research, and clinical care. | Report Response, "Languages I speak." If you use this as your sole criteria to select medical schools to apply to, you don’t deserve to get in anyway. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "They asked about my interests to become a dentists, because i mentioned that I was initially pre-med." More from this Member Make an appointment. | Report Response, "based on your work experience, how is dentistry different from retail?" If your LizzyM Score is far below or above the average, you may not be a good fit. | Report Response, "Why did you get this grade?" ADMISSION STATISTICS 2016 DENTAL SCHOOL APPLICANTS TOTAL 3.2 - 4.0 3.5 - 4.0 109 applicants 46 applicants 29 applicants 69 acceptances 38 acceptances 25 acceptances 63% acceptance rate 83% acceptance rate 86% acceptance rate SUMMARY OF TOTAL APPLICANTS | Report Response, "Given your background, would you be interested in pursuing a career in the academic side of dentistry? " Lakeland, Florida Area Senior Dental Hygienist at Central Florida Health Care Inc. Fall 2007 Admissions Statistics ; Total admissions data : 603 applied, 603 interviewed, 191 were accepted, 134 enrolled: In-state admissions data : 590 applied, 590 interviewed, 185 were accepted, 132 enrolled: Out-state admissions data : 13 applied, 13 interviewed, 6 were accepted, 2 enrolled: Women admissions data More from this Member Information for: Prospective Students. More from this Member School Reviews. | Report Response, "Tell me what you know about stem cells. The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. Over $10 million in extramural funding in FY2019, Three quarters of research funding from the US National Institutes of Health (NIH), ranking 12, Laboratory research facilities have been completely renovated in the last few years, Dedicated Dental Clinical Research Center, Access to a wide range of Core facilities that support laboratory and clinical research, Combined programs in Master of Public Health, Masters in Clinical and Translational Research, and Masters of Business Administration, Faculty: 77 full-time; 30 part-time (92 funded FTE positions). Doctor of Dental Medicine . The school is often placed highly in national rankings, and was ranked #1 by the National Board Dental Examiners in 2001 based on the board scores of students. | Report Response, "Nothing." Louisiana State University New Orleans School of Dentistry, University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill School of Dentistry, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center School of Dental and Oral Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina College of Dental Medicine, DAT Overview from a 99th Percentile Score Recipient, Decision in a Sea of Dental School Residencies. | Report Response, "Why do you think dental school and medical school are separate?" | Report Response, "Given a blank check to fix anything in health care, what would it be and why?" The School of Dental Medicine curriculum is designed to provide students with a comprehensive educational experience that allows them to master the knowledge and requisite skills associated with the practice of general dentistry. More from this Member | Report Response, "One of the interviewers spoke to me in Spanish at the end after I expressed that I enjoyed the language! " More from this Member Where else have you interviewed? Why?" | Report Response, "How does UCONN compare with other schools you've visited?" | Report Response, "TEll me about your major." More from this Member | Report Response, "I see you're a history major, but going into dentistry. More from this Member More from this Member UConn University of Connecticut school of University of Connecticut ... School of Dental Medicine. | Report Response, "The admissions office made this process as easy as possible." | Report Response, "What is your philosophy on learning?" | Report Response, "Why would you be a good match for UConn" Skip to content. Admissions The School of Medicine faculty believes that a broad liberal arts education provides the best background for those entering the medical profession. | Report Response, "Tell me about the comic you write for your school's newspaper. | Report Response, "none" More from this Member More from this Member Address UConn School of Dental Medicine 263 Farmington Avenue Farmington, CT 06030 U.S.A. | Report Response, "How does your second major relate to your primary major?" More from this Member If anyone from UCONN dental school is reading this review, I want you to know that students who spend years studying deserve to be respected. Doctor of Occupational Therapy Doctor of Physical Therapy. | Report Response. More from this Member The overall acceptance rate trend for UCONN has been staying about the same from year to year. Dr. Marja Hurley Joins Connecticut Science Center Board of Trustees. Schools are ranked from 1, perceived as much worse than other schools, to 5, perceived as much better than other schools. 1-84-GET-UCONN. No matter how the medical school admissions landscape has changed over the years, one thing has remained constant: GPA and MCAT score are the foundation of every application. For more information, please see our University Websites Privacy Notice. More from this Member | Report Response, "How was the dentistry in Russia? | Report Response, "How do you think you could tie your major (non-science) with dentistry?" More from this Member More from this Member Health professional schools use a holistic review process to ensure that all aspects of an applicant’s background and preparation for professional school–including academic metrics, experiential components, and core competencies–are taken into account. More from this Member Success Rate % (In-state): 31.5%. Why UConn?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Why dentistry? Students will then gain admission to the UConn School of Medicine or Dental Medicine upon successful completion of program requirements and graduation from their undergraduate program. | Report Response, "How did you study for the DATs?" More from this Member | Report Response, "How many languages are you fluent in?" More from this Member The University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine: 19.9: 3.57/td> University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine: 21.4: 3.61: Howard University College of Dentistry: 18.3: 3.11: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Dental Medicine: 19.9: 3.54: Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine: 21: 3.51 More from this Member | Report Response, "Are you plannin to go into private practice and how would it be?" snowflakes, 01.03.14. What schools did you apply to? More from this Member Check out SDN's library of webinars on YouTube. Why should we choose you to come here? Farmington, CT 06030, UConn-NIDCR T90/R90 Research Training Program, Oral and Maxillofacial Diagnostic Sciences, Newly expanded and renovated Dental Care Center on the UConn Health campus in Farmington with 174 treatment rooms and a dedicated imaging suite, 12 operatory pediatric dentistry clinic in West Hartford, 5 operatory practice adjacent to the UConn main campus in Storrs, Academic rotunda and more than thirty adjacent small group learning rooms, Dental preclinical simulation center and advanced digital simulation center, In-house dental prosthetic arts laboratory, Dedicated student work and study areas, including a new dental student work suite, State-of-the-art teaching technology and support, including regional biomedical library with extensive electronic resources, Over 65% of School of Dental Medicine alumni live and practice in the tri-state area (Connecticut, New York and Massachusetts), Approximately half of practicing dentists in Connecticut are UConn School of Dental Medicine alumni, Comprehensive educational experience that integrates biomedical, behavioral and clinical sciences, Educational program uses a pass/fail grading system with no class rank, Student to faculty ratio is approximately 3.26 compared to 4.77 nationally, Student evaluation based on 21 competencies, Dental students participate in a shared biomedical sciences curriculum with students in the School of Medicine, Approximately 6400 instructional hours, one of the highest number of total instructional hours of all dental schools, Approximately 1600 biomedical sciences hours - more than twice the national average, Approximately  1850 dental foundational science hours  basic science hours, Approximately 2950 dental clinical science hours, Students complete an average of 55 comprehensive care cases, Students complete more than 1000 patient visits, National Board results consistently in top quintile nationally, More than 95% of D.M.D. More from this Member Largest provider of emergency dental services in Connecticut, Largest provider of services to patients with acquired and developmental disabilities, Approximately 90,000 patient visits at the Farmington campus, Approximately 45,000 patient visits at affiliated sites, Largest single provider of dental services to Medicaid-covered children in CT, Affiliated with 17 community sites where UConn students, residents and faculty provide dental care and learn as a care team, Extensive commitment to service and volunteerism, South Park Inn Clinic, Migrant Farm Workers, Special Olympics/Special Smiles, CT Mission of Mercy, International and domestic service trips providing oral health care to underserved communities, Continuous NIH funding (T32/T90/R90) for graduate-level  training programs, Long-standing reputation for launching new dental faculty into academics. More from this Member What do you think of the school?" Largest provider of dental care to the underserved in the State of Connecticut. More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me more about this organization you were part of." | Report Response, "What is your favorite dental procedure? | Report Response, "What do you see yourself doing in 10 years?" Related LinksAbout Us UConn Office of Institutional ResearchFast Facts Through 2020, the UConn School of Medicine has graduated 49 classes and 3,767 medical school students. More from this Member | Report Response, "Do you think you could handle the curriculum at UConn?" | Report Response, "Questions about the financial handlings at the general practice that I work in--which is irrelevant to this interview." More from this Member Overview More from this Member To the extent its resources permit, the School of Dental Medicine joins other State institutions to provide educational opportunities for dental auxiliaries. More from this Member | Report Response, "Have you ever visited New England before?" Why UConn? | Report Response, "What was the most interesting thing you saw while shadowing?" Which invited you for an interview?" | Report Response, "Talk about the applications of dental research" | Report Response, "You could probably go into anything--why choose dentistry?" | Report Response, "If I give you a blank check how would you fix the health care system?" 263 Farmington Avenue Based on a strong foundation of groundbreaking research, first-rate education, and quality clinical care, we have expanded our medical missions over the decades. More from this Member More from this Member ©1892–2021 A.T. | Report Response, "So what do you think about Lenin now?" ... Programs and Admissions. SDN Ranking identifies how SDN members perceive the quality of a school relative to other schools of the same type (e.g., other Medical Schools, other Dental schools, etc.). More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you think of UConn as compared to the school where you previously interviewed?" More from this Member Survey courses in biology, chemistry, and physics for non-science majors do not satisfy the core science course prerequisites. If your score is far below, your application may be screened out due to numerical cutoffs. | Report Response, "where will you be in 10 years" More from this Member You should also hope that I choose not to do anything about your illegal questions. " During the 2013-2014 application year, approximately 1,300 applications were received. | Report Response, "They did a great job making the day well organized and informative." In 2020, 3,729 prospective students applied for 110 positions. | Report Response, "tell us about your internship" | Report Response, "What do you do for fun?" At the conclusion of this 8-year program, a student will have earned both an undergraduate degree and a doctorate in either medicine or dental medicine. More from this Member More from this Member The 66 or the 66T bus goes from downtown Hartford to the front door of the Health Center and Dental School. More from this Member Dental School Admission Statistics Approximately 20 Penn undergraduates and undergraduate alumni apply for admission to dental school each year, and are very successful in this endeavor. The School of Dental Medicine, supports the missions of its academic health center and its University through programs in education, patient care, and research which benefit both public and professional constituencies at local, regional, national, and international levels. More from this Member Dental Admission Test (DAT) All applicants are required to take the Dental Admission Test. Newly expanded and renovated Dental Care Center on the UConn Health campus in Farmington with 174 treatment rooms and a dedicated imaging suite More from this Member | Report Response, "I read this in your essay, can you elaborate? | Report Response, "What is your favorite drink to make? The School of Dental Medicine, supports the missions of its academic health center and its University through programs in education, patient care, and research which benefit both public and professional constituencies at local, regional, national, and international levels. Since your first interview, what did you do to strengthen that area?" Dental School New Orleans, LA : 5: $22,466. More from this Member | Report Response, "What kind of teaching experience do you have?" | Report Response, "Why dentistry? Directions echojnowski@uchc.edu More from this Member The UConn School of Dental Medicine offers a full range of comprehensive and specialized oral health care. Dental school admissions is very competitive, and applicants are evaluated holistically. Why?" | Report Response, "Do you feel comfortable here at Uconn?" | Report Response, "who was the greatest uconn hoops player of all-time?" More from this Member The applicant’s preparation should engender breadth in the selection of courses taken, and depth and rigor in areas of special interest. " | Report Response, "You dont want to know." what did you actually do?" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member Get more details about the location of Arizona School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Where do you see yourself in 5 years? More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member Interview Feedback | Report Response, "Explain how you decided on dentistry? " | Report Response, "Why was a grade from an undergraduate class so low" | Report Response, "If you were to have another life, and you were going to be an animal, which animal would you be?" I didn't think taking 2 years was all that long to decide to dedicate 4 years and hundreds of thousands of dollars to a career)." More from this Member The score allows you to see if you are a competitive applicant at a given school. More from this Member | Report Response, "Keep up the good work" The faculty, residents, students, and staff of the UConn School of Dental Medicine are here to provide you with the best dental treatment available. | Report Response, "What are the other schools you have interviews at and when are they?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "How safe are amalgam restorations?" | Report Response, "Explain your shadowing experience." More from this Member Farmington, Connecticut 06030 If you have decided to apply to dental school, but you are not so thrilled about the high demand and low acceptance rates take a look at the 15 dental schools with the highest acceptance rates … | Report Response, "Were you doing dental work without supervision?" Were you satisfied with your performance?" | Report Response, "If you could fix the health care system, (and you had an unlimited amount of money) what would you do?" | Report Response, "Why don't you want to be a pharmacist?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell us about your research and what you did" More from this Member (i am originally from there)... after my answer, "So, if you were given unlimited amount of resources, what would you put these funds into the most?" More from this Member More from this Member This score should be used only as a guide to help you select schools and is not a guarantee of acceptance at any school. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life. Search Colleges Choose a Degree Level Diploma Certificate Associate Bachelor's Continuing Education Graduate Certificate Master's Doctoral Post-doctoral Certificate More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "The Admissions office was so nice and helpful! 2020 research grants and … 10 years?" | Report Response, "How did you study for the DATS? Arizona. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "do you think dentistry should be a specialty of medicine?" | Report Response, "What challenges do you see in the future for dentistry?" More from this Member | Report Response, "They asked me about my disability and my family's disabilities More from this Member There is no standard, prescribed pre-medical curriculum. Why not any other health field? | Report Response, "How does pipetting help with your dexterity?" (the conversation developed towards this)" | Report Response, "What other schools are you considering?" (Note: We recommend using this resource alongside our free, 66-page comprehensive guide to medical school applications, Get Into Medical School: 6 Practical Lessons to Stand Out and Earn Your White Coat.) More from this Member Your application to our program is now complete. Program Development Education St. Petersburg College 2004 — 2006 Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc. More from this Member Our experienced faculty train the next generation of medical students, residents, fellows, and researchers, while fueling cutting-edge scientific research and excellent patient care at UConn Health, Connecticut’s only public academic medical center. | Report Response, "I dental medicine a right or a privaledge? | Report Response, "What do you think about the pass fail system?" 2009-2010: 49.7%; 2010-2011: 54.0%; 2011-2012: 47.3%; 2012-2013: 44.7% Of these, 160 were interviewed and offers were eventually made to approximately 80, for an acceptance rate of around 6%. More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you plan on doing 10 years from now?" | Report Response, "Are you close with your family?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "I thought one of my interviewers was really out of line, and I am still debating whether or not to report that person to UCONN administration. More from this Member Student Life. | Report Response, "Why did you get a rec letter from this professor?" | Report Response, "Nothing too crazy." More from this Member | Report Response, "Why do you want to become a dentist? More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Why do you think the committee offered you a second interview? More from this Member Learn more about this program in our dental student community, DDS Applicants. More from this Member That could have been digital." | Report Response, "What is the first procedure you want to complete as a dentist?" | Report Response, "Why did you take so long to decide to go to dental school? I didn't even think they'd see that detail in my app ;) )" Featured NewsMore News on UConn Today | School of Dental MedicineVisit UConn Health Dental for patient careQuick FactsNewly expanded and renovated Dental Care Center on the UConn Health campus in Farmington with 174 treatment rooms and a dedicated imaging suiteApproximately 50% … More from this Member For further information call 860-679-2175 or email dentalschooladmissions@uchc.edu. More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell us about yourself 10 yrs from now." | Report Response, "Asked about a paragraph in my personal statement." | Report Response, "How do you see yourself in 5-10 years " More from this Member It seems people applying as Arizona resident have the highest rejection rate for medical school out of all of the states (69.9%). More from this Member | Report Response, "How do you like Connecticut?" | Report Response, "What would you like us to tell the admissions committee on your behalf?"