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PhD in Oral and Craniofacial Sciences Admissions

Admission Requirements

The requirements for Graduate Division admission are as follows:

  • Statement of purpose (one page, single spaced)
  • Three letters of recommendation (preferably from professors who are familiar with your research experience)
  • Original transcripts from all baccaulaureate/graduate schools
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores (no older than five years)
  • Original Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), if English is not your native language)
  • Completed Graduate Division application, due by Dec. 1


The OCS DDS/PhD application process begins June 1 and closes on Oct. 15; apply via the UCSF Graduate Division online application.

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