of 2026 Are
Class of 2026
Represented In Aspid Class of 2024
Doctor of Dental Surgery(DDS)
Ostrow’s innovative learner-centered curriculum gives Doctor of Dental Surgery students comprehensive clinical training and thorough preparation in the latest techniques for advanced oral health care.
Advanced Standing Program for International Dentists(DDS)
The Advanced Standing Program for International Dentists is tailored to meet the needs of dentists trained in other countries who want to earn a DDS degree.
Master of Science in Biomaterials and Digital Dentistry(MS)
Ostrow offers a two-year, full-time master's program in biomaterials and digital dentistry that provides dental professionals with in-depth knowledge in dental material properties, composite resins, implants, 3-D printing and computer-aided design and manufacturing.
Master of Science in Biomedical Implants and Tissue Engineering(MS)
The Master of Science in Biomedical Implants and Tissue Engineering (BITE) program enhances knowledge and critical thinking skills for graduate students interested in the biological and clinical aspects of osseointegration and clinical applications of tissue engineering.
Craniofacial Biology PhD Program(PhD)
The Doctorate of Philosophy in Craniofacial Biology program prepares students for careers in academic environments as clinical scholars or as members of multidisciplinary teams of health professionals in academic research centers.
Post-Graduate Education Certificate Opportunites
Ostrow offers advanced dental education programs leading to a certificate in clinical specialties such as orthodontics, oral surgery and pediatric dentistry.
Sam Sheridan reflects on “four of the best years of his life” as he prepares to embark on a residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery. THE ROAD TO A DENTAL CAREER was not without its winding curves for Sam Sheridan DDS ’23. While pursuing a bachelor’s degree in neuroscience from Bucknell University, Sheridan spent a […]
Brian Acevedo didn’t follow a traditional path to dental school. Still, he arrived exactly where he needed to be. TRUTH BE TOLD, Brian Acevedo never had interest in becoming a dentist. When the South Los Angeles native accepted a dental assistant job at his family dental office after high school, he was motivated by practical […]
Originally from the Middle East, Albatniji is the class president for the Advanced Standing Program for International Dentists (ASPID) Class of 2023. AS LONG SHE CAN REMEMBER, Mona Albatniji dreamed of being a dentist. “There is no backstory,” she says, with a laugh. “It’s just what I wanted to do from the beginning.” Following that […]
Keyoni Mbroh DDS ’23 wanted to be a dentist since her elementary school years. Fueled by her time at Ostrow, Mbroh is now prepared to fulfill that vision. EVER SINCE HER CHILDHOOD YEARS IN OKLAHOMA, Keyoni Mbroh knew she wanted to pursue dentistry. She did not waver from that mission while majoring in health science […]
Natalie Black DH ’19, DDS ’23 follows in her grandfather’s footsteps, graduating from USC and becoming a Trojan dentist. FOR NATALIE BLACK, DENTISTRY IS A FAMILY AFFAIR. More than 60 years after her grandfather John Wallace Black ’58 DDS ’62 completed his studies at USC, the Class of 2023 graduate is following in his footsteps. […]