The Master of Science program in orthodontics requires a minimum of 30 s.h. of graduate credit. Students must satisfactorily complete a thesis based on an original research project to qualify for the M.S. degree.

Applicants must have a D.D.S. degree or equivalent and must meet the admission requirements of the Graduate College. Application deadline is September 1 for entry the following July 1. Applicants are required to come to the University of Iowa for interviews with department faculty.