Pre-Dentistry, Natural Science, BS

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Start Your Dental Practice One Year Sooner Than Expected, Thanks to the Accelerated, Three-Year Program at IUP

As a natural science major in the Pre-Dentistry track at IUP, you'll receive an outstanding education that prepares you to enter dental school at the end of your junior year, saving you time and money.

At IUP, you'll take a block of classes in biology, chemistry, and physics to give you a solid foundation for dental school. You'll also take at least 24 credits in the humanities and social sciences. Applying for dental school can be extremely competitive. If you prefer to earn your bachelor's degree in four years before applying, you have options at IUP, such as majors in natural science, biology, or chemistry.