Pre-Health Advising Center

UToledo/Case Western Reserve University's School of Dental Medicine Program

The University of Toledo College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and the College of Arts and Letters offers, in conjunction with Case Western Reserve University’s School of Dental Medicine, a 3+4 Program leading to both the baccalaureate and D.M.D. degrees.

Who is eligible to apply?

High school seniors with a minimum of a 3.5 or higher GPA and a 30 or higher composite ACT score or 1350 combined Verbal and Math SAT score.

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How do students apply for this program?

1.  First the student applies to The University of Toledo by submitting the undergraduate application, high school transcript, college transcript if applicable, ACT and/or SAT scores through UToledo’s Office of Admissions.

2.  Complete the UToledo/CASE application form and mail directly to the Pmed/Pden/Pvet Adviser no later than December 15 at the address listed on the application.  This application includes:

  • a cover letter requesting consideration for this special program
  • a one page personal statement
  • 3 letters of recommendation (two from high school teachers, one from a dentist he/she has shadowed).
  • a one-page resume

Once these items have been received in the Pmed/Pden/Pvet Office, the portfolio will then be forwarded to the Director of Admissions at Case Western Reserve University’s School of Dental Medicine for review.  Selected applicants will be invited to Case for an interview after which a final decision will be made.  If accepted into the program, the student:

  • must maintain an academic grade point average of 3.5 or better overall and in all science coursework.
  • must receive a score of 19 or higher on the Academic Average and 18 or higher on the Perceptual Ability sections of the Dental Admission Test (DAT).
  • must be recommended by the pre-professional adviser at the University of Toledo.
  • must fulfill all admissions requirements of the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine and of the ADA Council on Dental Education

By December 1 of  junior year at The University of Toledo, students in the program must complete an institutional application to the School of Dental Medicine and submit both an official transcript UToledo transcript and the letter of recommendation from the pre-professional adviser.

Last Updated: 11/15/19