Academic Programs

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry seeks outstanding individuals with a passion for advancing oral health. Through each individual program at Pacific, we identify, recruit and admit applicants who collectively make up a well-rounded and diverse student body. We invite you to join us in making an impact. Explore our programs and learn about our people here.

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DDS Program

Complete a four-year academic curriculum in just three calendar years.

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Residency & Graduate Programs

Explore our graduate programs, including Orthodontics.

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IDS Program

A program for non-US dentists to become licensed to practice here.

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Dental Hygiene Program

Learn to provide preventive clinical care with emphasis on recognition, treatment and prevention of oral diseases.

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Physician Assistant Studies

A full-time, 27-month program designed to prepare students for a fast-growing field.

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Office of Admissions
University of the Pacific
Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry
155 Fifth Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

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