USC University of Southern California

Class Profile

Advanced Standing Program for International Dentists Class of 2013

The 32 students entering the Advanced Standing Program for International Dentists in the Fall 2011 semester were selected from an applicant pool of nearly 500.

The entering class had an average Part I score of 84 and a 596 PBT or 103 IBT score on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

The class is 71% female and 29% male. 56% of the class are international students requiring a student visa, 18% are U.S. citizens, and 26% are permanent U.S. residents.

100% of the class had earned a foreign Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), or Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree.

The following countries are represented in the class: Colombia, Egypt, India, Iran, Japan, Korea, Peru, and the United Kingdom.