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Department of Oral Pathology, Radiology, & Medicine
--- Graduate Programs

Program of Study

Students in the certificate program with or without an advanced degree must complete the core courses listed below. They also must complete the basic science and departmental courses appropriate to their track, listed as "additional courses." Students choosing to pursue a certificate and Doctor of Philosophy degree will have additional courses added to the program of study dependent on the chosen basic science field.

 

Core Courses

Course # Title Semester Hours
OTO:8199 Basic Otolaryngologic Science 2 - Summer
OPRM:5200 Stomatology Literature Review arr
OPRM:5226 Physical, Laboratory, and Historical Features of Disease arr
OPRM:5242 Clinical Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology arr
ORSC:5212 Statistical Methods in the Biomedical Sciences 3 - Fall
ORSC:5210 Dental Sciences Research Methodology 2 - Summer
ORSC:5200 Seminars in Dental Research 1
ORSC:5215 Research Design in Dentistry 2 - Spring
ORSC:5600 Research in Oral Science 9

 

Additional Courses
 --  Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Track

Course # Title Semester Hours
MED:8133 Mechanisms of Health and Disease II 6
MED:8134 Mechanisms of Health and Disease III 6
OPRM:5225 Manifestations of Oral and Paraoral Disease arr
OPRM:5227 Surgical Oral Pathology 1
OPRM:5240 Histopathology 1
OPRM:5256 Advanced Oral Pathology arr
DPH:6017 Teaching Methods and Evaluation 2
ORSC:5280 Advanced Dental Therapeutics 1

 

Additional Courses
 --  Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Track

Course # Title Semester Hours
PATH:8133 Introduction to Human Pathology for Graduate Students 4 - Fall
FRRB:3130 Radiation Safety and Radiobiology 2 - Fall
FRRB:3110 Medical Physics II 2 - Fall
FRRB:3215 Medical Physics II 0 - Spring
OPRM:5243 Practical Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology arr
OPRM:5244 Technical Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology arr
OPRM:5245 Head and Neck Radiology arr