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Admissions Requirements

The College of Dental Medicine selects students based on academic records, three letters of recommendations, GPA of 3.0 and higher ( for Foreign candidates, translated official transcript with minimum GPA U.S system equivalent of 3.0 and  minimum qualifying score of 80 (computer generated) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Qualified candidates will receive in person interview invitations that include meeting with the admission committee and psychomotor bench test. All materials provided by NSU-CDM.

Application Procedures (Required)

The Postgraduate Operative Program at NSU College of Dental Medicine participates in the Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS). All applications MUST be submitted through PASS. Applicants can access this material online at

Supplemental Application (required)

In addition to the PASS application a supplemental Nova Southeastern Application must be completed by October 1st.

All admissions material should be sent to the following address:

Enrollment Processing Services
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue-P.O. Box 299000
Fort Lauderdale, Fl 33314-9905

Admissions questions should be directed to:

Calvin Mendes
HPD Admissions Counselor
Enrollment and Student Services
Nova Southeastern University
3200 S. University Drive
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33328
(954)-262-1108, Ext. 2-1108

International Applicants

Coursework taken at international institutions must be evaluated for U.S. institution equivalence. This coursework must be evaluated by one of the services listed below. You should contact one of the following:

World Education Services, Inc.
P.O. Box 745
Old Chelsea Station
New York, NY 10113-0745
(212) 966-6311

Josef Silny & Associates, Inc.
International Education Consultants
7101 SW 102nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33173
Phone: (305) 273-1616
Fax: (305) 273-1338

Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc.
P.O. Box 415070
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 289-3400

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