The minimum predental courses required at time of application are:
Subject and semester hours
- Biology 8 credits*
- English 6 credits
- General Chemistry 8 credits*
- Organic Chemistry 8 credits*
- Physics 8 credits*
*All science courses must include laboratory instruction. Advanced placement courses will not be accepted.
Rutgers School of Dental Medicine -Policy regarding COVID-19
RSDM will be flexible regarding grading for pre-requisites/interrupted coursework if an applicant attends/attended a school that made system-wide grading changes due to COVID-19. In addition, Pass/Fail grades and course interruption for Spring 2020 will be considered at the discretion of the admission committee.
Letters of recommendation (required)
- ONE Pre-Health Advisors Committee letter (preferred).
- Three letters from faculty (two must be from the sciences).