Only military dental officers are eligible for application to the Postgraduate Dental College. Applicants must first be accepted by their respective Service into their military dental residency. Application requirements can be obtained from Service dental education offices. Following admission to military Service dental programs, prospective Master of Science degree applicants must be evaluated by the PDC admissions committee of their Service’s USU Postgraduate Dental School.


Documents required in order to meet an admissions committee include:

  • Dental school transcript including GPA
  • Class standing
  • National Board results
  • Letter or statement from your dental school dean or registrar stating and explaining grade point average and class standing as applicable
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Other credentials as determined by the respective Service deans, e.g. GRE scores