Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology - Certificate
The College of Dentistry offers a dental specialty certificate program in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology. All applicants must hold a DDS, DMD, or equivalent foreign degree for admission. The certificate qualifies the graduate dentist for the independent specialty practice of oral and maxillofacial radiology, as well as qualification to challenge the examination of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology for board certification (diplomate status). The mission of this certificate program is to graduate comprehensively trained dental specialists who will become proficient oral and maxillofacial radiologists, competent teachers who are familiar with foundational research training and study assessment, and strong contributors to the dental profession.
For more information about the Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology certificate, please visit http://bcd.tamhsc.edu/diagnostic/training/oral-radiology.html.
The program requires 50.5 credit hours in a prescribed curriculum. In addition to didactic and seminar courses, the student will participate in the Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology clinical service at TAMBCD, as well as the Medical Radiology clinical service at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas.
In accordance with Student Rule 10.4.1, grades of S or U may be assigned in certain officially designated certificate courses.