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University of Mississippi Medical Center

Overview

University of Mississippi Medical Center / School of Dentistry is located in Jackson, MS, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 28

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

97
Applied
31
Accepted
30
Enrolled
32%

Applying

10
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam DAT (for DMD)

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

138
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
99%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.62%
Black or African American 13.04%
White or Caucasian 81%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.17%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (55%)
Female (44%)

Faculty

64
Total faculty
Full-time - 28
Part-time - 36
Male (51)
Female (13)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Bone growth factors, salivary markers of disease, biomaterial synthesis and evaluation, metabolic bone disease, periodontal disease
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
3,957,389

Location & Contact

Address 2500 North State Street
Jackson, MS  39216-4505
United States
Contact Dr. James Hupp
Dean
Email: dentistry@sod.umsmed.edu
Phone: 601-984-6000
Fax: 601-984-6014