Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
VCU School of Dentistry
International Dentist Program
520 N. 12th Street, Lyons 309
Richmond, VA 23298
|Program Length||33 months|
|Application Open Date||March 9, 2023|
|Application Deadline||February 16, 2024|
|Program Start Date||July 1, 2024|
|Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or hold U.S. legal permanent resident status (green card)||No|
Required Standardized Tests
- Requires supplemental fee
Transcript Evaluation and Instructions
Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE), World Education Services (WES)
ECE evaluations are prefered but WES will be accepted.
Letters of Evaluations Instructions
TOEFL Requirement Instructions
Program accepts internet-based (iBT) Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores only. Program requires an iBT average score of 94 or above and 20 or above in each of the four evaluations. TOEFL may be waived if candidate has a degree from a U.S.-accredited college or university. TOEFL must be completed by Feb. 1, 2024. Score received at time of application must be less than two years old.
National Board Requirement Instructions
Program requires passage of NBDE Parts I and II or passage of the Integrated National Board Dental Examination (INBDE) to be considered for admission. Both NBDE Parts I and II or the INBDE must be passed by Feb. 1, 2024.