University of Alberta - Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

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Program Information

School:University of Alberta - Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry
Faculty:Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Orthodontics/Orthodontology (Cert., MS, PhD)
Description:The three-year MSc program provides the academic and clinical experience for a successful private practice career. Program completion will depend on completion of program requirements including; coursework, clinical case completion, seminars, and defense of research findings (thesis). Additionally, there may be an opportunity to present the results at scientific meetings.
URL:Orthodontics at University of Alberta - Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $16,127

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    Completion of a DDS or equivalent degree is required, with a grade point average of at least 3.4 (or equivalent qualification) in the last 60 units of course weight of their dental program. Applicants to the Orthodontics program must have completed at least one year of experience as a licensed dentist immediately prior to the start of the program.

    Application Notes : Required application documents: Official transcripts of all academic work in progress or completed at a post-secondary institution and a notarized copy of your dental school marks must be submitted with your application. Documents that are not in English must be accompanied by a notarized English translation. A notarized copy of your dental school degree diploma must be submitted with your application. Documents that are not in English must be accompanied by a notarized English translation. A letter from your Dental School noting your graduation ranking (it should include the number of students in your graduating class and your ranking within the class). Letter(s) of good standing from current and previous licensing bodies. Standardized test results issued directly from the testing agency (i.e. IELTS or TOEFL results). Photocopies will not be accepted. Test scores must be valid and verifiable. Three letters of reference. Note, only three letters will be considered. Your curriculum vitae (resume) Letter of intent – (Describe why you wish to pursue graduate studies at the University of Alberta).
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Statement of Research Interests
    Note: An academic record that satisfies the basic entrance requirements does not necessarily guarantee admission. Enrollment in our graduate programs is limited and the number of qualified applicants greatly exceeds the number of positions available.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on October 11, 2019