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Dental Students

Dental Student Resources

Dentistry is one of the most respected and rewarding professions you can choose, and as with anything worthwhile, there are challenges every step of the way, which is why the American Dental Association has developed resources to help you navigate dental school and your transition to practice.

ADA for Dental Students

Access tools, tips and resources that have been developed by dentists who were in your shoes not too long ago. Visit to find resources on:

  • Jobs & Careers
  • Money & Debt
  • Licensure & Testing
  • Ethics & Reputation

roadmap_120Download the Roadmap to Dental Practice: The Guide to the Rest of Your Career After Dental School and Licensure to find information on advanced dental education programs and finding and securing the right job for you.

Student Membership

ASDA_logo_120Students who are members of the American Student Dental Association are also members of the ADA, giving you access to a wealth of ADA member-only benefits including:

Success Dental School Programs

Success_Program_200While in dental school be sure to attend Success Dental School Program at your school – there is one available for each year of dental school:

  • Success Smart Start for Freshman
  • Success Professional Preview for Sophomores
  • Success Career Strategies for Juniors
  • Success Practice Management for Seniors