Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics Certificate Program

CTOR Academy’s Advanced Education Program in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics is a 36-month CODA Accredited program that provides specialty training to US- and foreign- trained dentists (must be US citizens or Greencard holders).

 

Our program is founded on the belief that the best clinician for delivering the highest quality of care for Orthodontics patients is someone who is both an exceptional Orthodontist and an exceptional translational scientist.

 

CTOR Academy students will actively engage in designing and testing innovative approaches to Orthodontics treatment and disseminating their findings to global Orthodontics and Craniofacial Biology communities.

 

Program Types

Orthodontics Certificate

3 Years program

Orthodontics Certificate + MS in Bioengineering

3 Years program


Orthodontics Certificate + PhD in Biomedical Engineering or Biomedical Sciences
5 Years program

Application Process

 

CTOR Academy participates in the PASS and Dental Match programs. 

  • PASS Application: Submit directly to PASS by September 15, 2022
  • CTOR Academy Supplemental application + Fee: Submit application and $100 USD fee directly to CTOR Academy by September 15, 2022
  • Dental Match: Submit directly to the Dental Match program by November 14, 2022.

 

 

Accreditation

 

The CTOR Academy Advanced Education Program in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation. The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611. The Commission’s web address is: https://coda.ada.org/en

 

The Commission on Dental Accreditation has accredited the CTOR Academy Advanced Education Program in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. However, accreditation of the program does not in itself constitute recognition of any dental specialty status.

Program Director
Jeanne Nervina DMD, MS, PhD

Important Deadlines for the 2023 - 2024 Academic Year

PASS: September 15, 2022
CTOR Academy Supplemental Application:  September 15, 2022
Dental Match:  November 14, 2022

Program Starts
July 5, 2023


Mail complete CTOR Academy Supplemental Application and Fee to:
CTOR Academy
Admissions Office
79 Hudson Street, Suite 201
Hoboken, NJ 07030


Note: Your application will only be completed once all required, official documents and fee are received.