A-6 Dental School Disclosure of Information to Prospective Students (1997, revised 2002 and 2004)

Policy Number: A-6

Policy Category: Dental Education Administration

It is the position of the American Student Dental Association that dental schools should provide prospective students with adequate levels of current and accurate data pertaining to the likelihood of successful and timely completion of the dental degree, both prior to and throughout the application process.

Such information should include, but not be limited to, past and present graduation rates, student pass/fail rates on the National Board Dental Examination Parts I and II, patient pool size, annual tuition and fee data, and any other related information of concern to prospective students that may influence their choice of schools.