Stephen F. Austin State University

Pre Requisites for Dentistry

While some programs may have slight differences, most Dental pre requisites are identical to those of Medicine. Below is a listing of the consensus courses that upon completion will allow application to all Texas Dental Schools.

Most premedical students major in biology or chemistry, but ANY major is acceptable, as long as students complete this sequence of courses:

1. CHE 133 + L, 134 + L (General Chemistry I and II),
CHE 331 + L, 332 + L (Organic Chemistry I and II) , and
CHE 452 (Biochemistry I, lecture only portion)

2. BIO 130, 131 + L, 133 + L (Cell Biology, Botany & Zoology)

3. MTH 220 (Statistics).

4. PHY 132 + L, 133 + L (Physics w/ Trig) or PHY 241 +L & 242 +L (w/ Calculus)

Note: Students must also check for additional prerequisites for their programs/professional schools

Click the link below to view a table listing the specific pre requisites at individual Texas Dental Schools:

Dental School Pre Requisites PDF