Number of enrolled students at 68 dental schools in 2022

New York University College of Dentistry in New York City had the highest enrollment of all 68 U.S. dental schools during the 2021-22 academic year, according to data from the American Dental Association.

Here are the number of first-year students at every dental school in the U.S. in 2021-22: 

University of Alabama (Birmingham): 83

Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (Mesa): 78

Midwestern University (Glendale, Ariz.): 145

University of the Pacific (Stockton, Calif.): 150

University of California San Francisco: 60

University of California Los Angeles: 88

Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC (Los Angeles): 144

Loma Linda (Calif.) University: 101

Western University of Health Sciences (Pomona, Calif.): 69

University of Colorado (Boulder): 80

University of Connecticut (Mansfield): 52

Howard University (Washington, D.C.): 70

University of Florida (Gainesville): 93

Nova Southeastern University (Fort Lauderdale): 129

Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Dental Medicine (Bradenton, Fla.): 105

Augusta (Ga.) University: 96

Southern Illinois University (Carbondale): 50

University of Illinois, Chicago: 70

Midwestern University (Downers Grove): 140

Indiana University (Bloomington): 103

University of Iowa (Iowa City): 84

University of Kentucky (Lexington): 65

University of Louisville (Ky.): 120

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (New Orleans): 75

University of New England (Portland, Maine): 64

University of Maryland (College Park): 129

Harvard University (Boston): 35

Boston University: 115

Tufts University (Medford, Mass.): 205

University of Detroit Mercy: 144

University of Michigan (Ann Arbor): 109

University of Minnesota (Minneapolis): 105

University of Mississippi (Oxford): 40

University of Missouri, Kansas City: 109

Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health (Kirksville): 63

Creighton University (Omaha, Neb.): 118

University of Nebraska Medical Center (Omaha): 55

University of Nevada, Las Vegas: 82

Rutgers School of Dental Medicine (Newark, N.J.): 92

Columbia University (New York City): 84

New York University (New York City): 378

Stony Brook (N.Y.) University: 45

Touro College of Dental Medicine (Valhalla, N.Y.): 114

University at Buffalo (N.Y.): 95

University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill): 75

East Carolina University (Greenville, N.C.): 54

Ohio State University (Columbus): 120

Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland): 77

University of Oklahoma (Norman): 54

Oregon Health & Science University (Portland): 75

Temple University (Philadelphia): 142

University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia): 150

University of Pittsburgh: 80

Medical University of South Carolina (Charleston): 78

Meharry Medical College (Nashville): 62

University of Tennessee (Knoxville): 106

Texas A&M University (College Station): 105

Texas Tech University (Lubbock): 40

University of Texas at Houston: 106

UT Health San Antonio: 103

Roseman University of Health Sciences (South Jordan, Utah): 100

University of Utah (Salt Lake City): 50

Virginia Commonwealth University (Richmond): 96

University of Washington (Seattle): 63

West Virginia University (Morgantown): 49

Marquette University (Milwaukee): 100

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