Endodontics Advanced Specialty Program at UIC College of Dentistry


A former resident shares her experience in the Endodontics Advanced Specialty Resident Program at UIC College of Dentistry.

About the Program
Gain a Certificate of Proficiency in Endodontics Combined With Master of Science
The clinical specialty program in Endodontics is a full-time program that requires twenty-four consecutive months to complete. The program has been designed to satisfy the needs of those who wish to acquire greater skill, knowledge, and experience in Endodontics, as well as a background in biological sciences.
Those who complete the course of study fully meet the educational requirements for certification by the American Board of Endodontics and state licensing bodies for the specialty practice of endodontics. The program includes participation in formal lectures, seminars, and laboratory courses; pursuit of endodontically oriented research; teacher-assisting in undergraduate teaching of endodontics; and treatment of patients in the endodontics clinic. Upon completion of the course, students are awarded a certificate of proficiency by the College of Dentistry. The program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association.