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Dentistry Schools in Alabama

78 Dentistry students earned their degrees in the state in 2020-2021.

As a degree choice, Dentistry is the 15th 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) 78
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 78
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 78

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 17.9%
  • Black or African American: 2.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.0%
  • White: 61.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.3%
  • Other Races: 7.7%

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.


Wages for Dentistry Jobs in Alabama

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


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

78 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
22,563 Total Students

76% of the teachers are full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.80%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it.

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 7,364
Allied Health Professions 797
Public Health 700
Health/Medical Admin Services 622
Rehabilitation Professions 444
Communication Sciences 431
Medicine 404
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 402

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