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Dentistry Schools in Connecticut

47 students earned Dentistry degrees in Connecticut in the 2020-2021 year.

In terms of popularity, Dentistry is the 15th most popular major in the state out of a total 25 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Dentistry Majors in Connecticut

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 47
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 47
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 47

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 29.8%
  • Black or African American: 4.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.8%
  • White: 51.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 2.1%

Jobs for Dentistry Grads in Connecticut

There are 1,160 people in the state and 312,480 people in the nation working in dentistry jobs.


Wages for Dentistry Jobs in Connecticut

Dentistry grads earn an average of $135,870 in the state and $122,320 nationwide.


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

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
27,215 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 2.00% which is lower than average. A typical student attending UCONN will pay a net price of $22,974. The average student takes 4.16 years to complete their degree at UCONN.

Dentistry Careers in CT

Some of the careers dentistry majors go into include:

Job Title CT Job Growth CT Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 19% $107,700
Dentists 17% $205,330

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

Major Annual Graduates in CT
Nursing 3,058
Allied Health Professions 884
Other Health Professions 611
Rehabilitation Professions 391
Allied Health Services 390
Public Health 366
Medicine 293
Mental & Social Health Services 288

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