Detroit, MI 48208
Program Dates: May 19 to June 27, 2014
Michigan AHEC's Southeast Regional Center and the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry have teamed up to offer the Dental Summer Enrichment Program, a six-week initiative aimed at exposing students to the dental field and encouraging them to pursue careers in dentistry. Students will strengthen their academic skills, network with dental professionals and students, and participate in hands-on activities, seminars, workshops, and other active learning opportunities. They also develop study skills, practice strategies for taking the Dental Admission Test (DAT), and receive assistance with the dental school application process.
Participants must be U.S. citizens or nationals. They must have completed at least two years of college and demonstrated an interest in pursuing a dental degree. Students must have at least a 2.75 GPA and must submit an official transcript as part of the application process. Participants must also be economically or educationally disadvantaged.
Interested students must submit an application and all required materials by January 27, 2014, at 5:00 PM.