University of Southern California

Academics

Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC

http://dentistry.usc.edu/

The Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC is renowned for its clinical education, learner-centered educational pedagogy, scientific research programs and community health outreach. In 2005, the school aligned with USC’s Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy (founded in 1945) and Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy (founded in 1942).

Dean

Avishai Sadan

Contact Information

Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC
Norris Dental Science Center
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0641
(213) 740-2800

Date Founded

1897

Faculty

726 (559 in dentistry, 107 in biokinesiology and physical therapy, and 60 in occupational science and occupational therapy)

Undergraduate Students

122 (76 in dental hygiene and 46 in occupational science and occupational therapy)

Doctor of Dental Surgery Students

636

Doctor of Occupational Therapy Students

38

Doctor of Physical Therapy Students

325

Advanced Specialty Residents and Graduate Students

388 (108 in dentistry, 43 in biokinesiology and physical therapy, and 237 in occupational science and occupational therapy)

Programs in Dentistry

Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.)

Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene (B.S.)

Advanced Specialty Certificates

*In conjunction with the Keck School of Medicine of USC, offers a combined program leading to a specialty certificate and M.D. degree.
**In conjunction with the USC Graduate School, offers combined programs with Craniofacial Biology leading to a specialty certificate and M.S. degree.

Master of Science (M.S.)

Craniofacial Biology Program

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Craniofacial Biology Program

Combined Degree Programs

Programs in Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy

Programs in Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy