Academic Departments

Academic ProgramsThe Harvard School of Dental Medicine develops and fosters a community of global leaders dedicated to improving human health by integrating dentistry and medicine. These principles are at the core of our academic programs. Read more

DMD Program

DMD ProgramWe offer DMD candidates an unparalleled opportunity to draw on the resources of a world-renowned University and medical center in their dental education. Read more

Advanced Graduate Education Programs

Advanced Graduate EducationOur Advanced Graduate Education (AGE) programs lead to a master of medical sciences (MMSc) or doctor of medical sciences (DMSc) degree, as well as a certificate in a specialty field. Read more

Research Academy at HSDM and the Forsyth Institute

The joint HSDM/Forsyth Institute Research Academy offers a three-year (minimum) structured doctor of medical sciences (DMSc-only) research-intensive degree in oral biology. Read more

PhD in Biological Sciences in Dental Medicine

BSDMThe BSDM program offers advanced study in the molecular, supramolecular, cellular, and supracellular processes that provide the intellectual basis for dental medicine.
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Continuing Education

ClassroomWe host many regional, national, and international ADA-accredited Continuing Education courses throughout the year in several different fields. Read more

Student Life

Students on QuadStudents can access a wide range of resources and services to support them throughout their academic career at HSDM. Find academic support, student policies, resources for health and wellbeing, and more. Read more


diplomaThe Registrar serves as custodian for the official academic records of all students, from matriculation through degree conferral. The Registrar maintains the HSDM academic calendar, provides information about courses, registers students for classes, and administers the academic policies of the School. Read more