The Certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology is awarded by the College of Dentistry. An MS in Oral Science may be completed in conjunction with the certificate program.

Admission Requirements

Applicants must meet the Admission Requirements of the Graduate College and the department offering the degree program (review the department's web site or the General Catalog for departmental requirements).

Estimated Cost of Attendance

Tuition and fees vary by degree program and the type of student you are. Contact sherry-timmons@uiowa.edu for the estimated costs of attendance relating to the Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology program.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall semester—not offered
  • Spring semester—not offered
  • Summer session—September 1

Application Procedures

When completing the application, indicate Oral Science as the department with MS as your degree objective, then write in Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology as the subarea/specialization. If you want to apply to ONLY the certificate program, fill out the graduate nondegree application and write the certificate program you are applying to under the “Purpose of Attending” section.

Degree Program Supplemental Materials

  • The Application Supplement
  • A curriculum vitae or résumé
  • A statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • All materials must be mailed directly to the department

Materials to send to Admissions

  • A set of your unofficial academic records/transcripts uploaded on your Admissions Profile. If you are admitted, official transcripts will be required before your enrollment. For international records, all records should bear the original stamp or seal of the institution and the signature of a school official.  Documents not in English must be accompanied by a complete, literal, English translation, certified by the issuing institution.
  • International students may also be required to submit TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE scores to comply with the university's English Language Proficiency Requirements.
  • Once recommended for admission, international students must send a Financial Statement.

Apply

Apply Online, the $60 application fee ($100 for international students) is payable by Discover, MasterCard, or Visa.

Contact Information

Department of Oral Pathology, Radiology & Medicine
The University of Iowa
S356 Dental Science Building
Iowa City, IA 52242 
319-335-7408

Office of Admissions
The University of Iowa
107 Calvin Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242-1396
admissions@uiowa.edu
319-335-1525