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Dentistry Schools in Alabama

64 Dentistry students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Dentistry is the 18th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Dentistry Majors in Alabama

Dentistry majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 64
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 64
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 64

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a dentistry major is more popular with women than with men.

Dentistry Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of dentistry majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 14.1%
  • Black or African American: 7.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.7%
  • White: 67.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.1%
  • Other Races: 3.1%
Dentistry Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dentistry Grads in Alabama

In this state, there are 3,120 people employed in jobs related to a dentistry degree, compared to 312,480 nationwide.

Dentistry Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Dentistry Jobs in Alabama

Dentistry grads earn an average of $108,310 in the state and $122,320 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

64 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
22,080 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.54 years to graduate. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 78% are considered full time.

Dentistry Careers in AL

Some of the careers dentistry majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 35% $95,190
Dentists 17% $154,400

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to dentistry.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Nursing 6,743
Allied Health Professions 1,800
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,630
Allied Health Services 1,105
Health/Medical Admin Services 759
Public Health 450
Rehabilitation Professions 414
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 404

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