Offered as: Bachelor
Why Study Dental Medicine at MAC?
Mount Aloysius offers an affordable and practical first step towards your future in Dental Medicine. Under a joint agreement between the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) and Mount Aloysius College, undergraduate students who have successfully completed specific core course requirements at Mount Aloysius College may continue their education in medicine at LECOM in this program of study.
The Mount Aloysius College/LECOM program is comprised of two phases:
- Phase I consists of four years of undergraduate education at Mount Aloysius College.
- Phase II is composed of four years at LECOM’s Bradenton, FL campus.
Students who complete the degree requirements for this program are awarded a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Biology from Mount Aloysius College and a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree upon graduation from LECOM.
Many graduates have successful dental practices, but here are some alternative options within Dental Medicine:
- Oral and maxillofacial surgeons
Are there job openings? How much will I make?
The demand for general dentists is expected to rise 18% from 2014 to 2024, an increase of 23,300 jobs.*
The average median wage for a general dentist in the state of Pennsylvania is $150,620.*
Who will teach me?
The Health Studies, and Science and Mathematics departments are comprised of full-time faculty who hold doctorate and bachelor’s degrees in their disciplines. The faculty in this program prepare the student for dental medicine school with a Bachelor of Science degree from Mount Aloysius College.
What's The Next Step?
Get a fee-waived application and a chance to meet faculty and students!