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Doctor of Science in Dentistry » Annual Fees

2014-2015 DScD Program with Specialty Certificate Educational Expenses
Tuition Fee $74,973
General Fee 2,586
Technology Fee 677
Room and Board 19,028
Books and Supplies 1,203
Miscellaneous 5,783
Apparel Fee 607
Disability Insurance 53
Total $104,910*
2014-2015 DScD Program without Specialty Certificate Educational Expenses
Tuition Fee $37,487
General Fee 2,586
Technology Fee 677
Room and Board 19,028
Books and Supplies 1,203
Miscellaneous 5,783
Apparel Fee 607
Disability Insurance 53
Total $67,424*

Tuition Fee: Full-time attendance at Penn Dental Medicine.

General Fee: Includes access to University libraries, recreational facilities, and other University services not directly associated with specific courses.

Technology Fee: Established to advance and improve computer technology at Penn Dental Medicine.

Room and Board: Estimate which reflects an average off-campus residence, 12-month basis.

Books and Supplies: Estimated cost for required textbooks and supplies.

Miscellaneous: Estimated costs for health insurance (single person coverage)** external loan fees, telephone service, personal entertainment, laundry, and other personal items.

Apparel Fee: Apparel provided as required in all laboratory and clinical settings.

Disability Insurance Fee: Covers the cost of the annual insurance.

*Additional costs directly related to attending our program may necessitate and increase in the educational budget. In order to be able to borrow additional funding for equipment required in the first year, the educational budget for 2014-2015 may be increased by $6,500. This will allow residents to borrow additional funding, if necessary.

**The health insurance is based on single person coverage at the University of Pennsylvania. If you need family coverage, the fee will be higher and you may need to request a budget increase. Please contact Student Financial Services at 215-898-1988 or Penn Dental Medicine’s Office of Student Affairs at 215-898-4550.

For more information, please contact Dr. Dana Graves at 215-898-9068 or by email

Penn
The Robert Schattner Center
University of Pennsylvania
School of Dental Medicine
240 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030