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Set a course for professional life

Career Compass serves as the source of career guidance for students graduating from dental school, and provides tools and resources to transition to the first step in your professional career.
Career Week
ASDA will hold its first Career Week on August 27-31 to provide resources and help you prepare for graduation and transition to the first step in your career. 
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Career Compass Webinars
As part of our Career Compass, ASDA created a series of webinars on career-related topics to help members prepare for graduation and transition into the profession. 
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CareerHome License
Getting Licensed
The final step before becoming a dentist is getting your dental license. The requirements vary by state so it’s important that you know where you want to practice. Learn the steps involved and the requirements by state.
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Shadowing and externships
Spend your summer exploring your career options through a shadowing or externship opportunity. Learn what to do (and what not to do) to make the most of the experience.
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ASDA Bookshelf and CE Library

Browse ASDA's library of books recommended by members and alumni to expand your knowledge of leadership and financial and practice management. Complement your clinical training with CE courses covering hundreds of topics.