Prospective Students

Pediatric Dentistry MS/Certificate Program

Welcome to the Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program

Our residency program is a partnership between The Ohio State University College of Dentistry and Nationwide Children’s Hospital, one of the five largest children’s hospitals in the United States. Although a private hospital, it has strong ties with Ohio State. The program emphasizes behavioral management, sedation, medically compromised individuals, hospital protocols, fourhanded dentistry and orthodontics.

At a Glance

Degree granted: MS plus certificate *

Students accepted each year: 8

Length of program: 24 months

Deadline for application: Oct. 1

PASS application: yes

National Matching Service: yes

International students accepted: no

Fulfills requirements for eligibility to the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and Community Oral Health

​Fully accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation.