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The orthodontic curriculum includes 30 months of orthodontic coursework, along with courses in health education. At the completion of the 30-month education, students will earn a certificate in orthodontics and a doctorate in health education.

Orthodontic Curriculum Health Ed Curriculum
Fall I

Graduate Head and Neck Anatomy

Cell, Oral & Developmental Biology  
Research Methodology  
Introduction to Cephalometrics  
Orthodontic Clinic I  
Orthodontic Seminar I  
Biomechanics I  
Orthodontic Literature Review I  
Orthognathic Surgery I  
Spring II
Craniofacial Growth & Development I  
Graduate Occlusion   
Graduate Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology  
Graduate Oral Radiology  
Data Analysis  
Orthodontic Clinic II

Spring Quarter I & II

Orthodontic Seminar II Advanced Health Education
Biomechanics II Theory in Health Education Research and Application
Orthodontic Literature Review II Health Education Ethics and Leadership
Orthognathic Surgery II  
Fall II
Craniofacial Growth & Development II  
Research Writing I  
Essentials of Teaching  
Orthodontic Clinic III

Fall Quarter I & II

Orthodontic Seminar III Health Education Practices
Biomechanics III Advanced Community and Public Health Assessment
Orthodontic Literature Review III Health Education Program Planning
Orthognathic Surgery III  
Spring II
Research Writing II  
Orthodontic Clinic IV  
Orthodontic Seminar IV

Spring Quarter II

Orthodontic Literature Review IV Cultural Competence in Health Education and Promotion
Orthognathic Surgery IV  
Fall III


Orthognathic Clinic V Fall Quarter I & II
  Public Health Administration and Policy
  Instructional & Educational Technology in Health Education Program Development

Evaluation of Health Education Programs