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A dental student works on dentures.

Department of Dental Practice & Rural Health

Community outreach and health promotion are important goals of the rural experience.


We collaborate with rural dental offices, local government, school districts, and non-profit organizations. With the support of a talented and dedicated rural faculty, we are able to provide a unique and stimulating environment for training dental and dental hygiene students. Students spend more than four weeks working onsite.

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