School of Dental Medicine Guarantee

  • Indicate Pre-Dentistry on admissions application.
  • Rank in the top 10 percent of high school class with 1470 SAT (combined Critical Reading and Math) or 32 ACT Composite score, or better.
  • Maintain an overall GPA of 3.70 with a Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics (BCPM) GPA of 3.5 as an undergraduate.
  • Complete the undergraduate degree within four years.
  • Continue to gain dental related experiences during their undergraduate years.
  • Seek research opportunities in a related field.
  • Seek opportunities for community service.
  • Meet with the Associate or Assistant Dean of Students to discuss their progress in terms of related activities, research and community service on an annual basis.
  • Meet with the Associate or Assistant Dean of Students at the start of each year in order to confirm that they are fulfilling the academic re-requisites for admission to the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine.
  • Successfully complete the per-requisite courses for admission to the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine.
  • Provide the Dental Office of Admissions with an official transcript at the completion of their junior year.
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International students are not eligible for this guarantee.