One of the fastest growing areas of the medical profession, the UW-Platteville Department of Biology is proud to offer coursework in pre-dentistry. As research continues to link oral health to overall health, the importance of dentistry has earned greater recognition. You’ll gain knowledge and familiarity with the teeth and associated structures of the mouth and involves the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease, injury, or malfunction of the teeth, gums, and jaw, and prepare for dental school coursework.
Outside the classroom, you can build on your experience through student clubs and organizations, or undergraduate research. Plus, we offer a wide variety of campus support programs like STEM Living and Learning Communities, mentoring, and others that allows you to create a student experience unique to you and your goals.