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Dentistry Schools in Georgia

82 students earned Dentistry degrees in Georgia in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Dentistry is the 20th most popular major out of a total 28 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Dentistry Majors in Georgia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 82
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 82
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 82

Gender Distribution

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

Dentistry Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 11.0%
  • Black or African American: 9.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.2%
  • White: 70.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.4%
  • Other Races: 4.9%
Dentistry Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dentistry Grads in Georgia

In this state, there are 8,080 people employed in jobs related to a dentistry degree, compared to 312,480 nationwide.

Dentistry Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Dentistry Jobs in Georgia

A typical salary for a dentistry grad in the state is $119,400, compared to a typical salary of $122,320 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

82 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
8,458 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,438. The average student takes 5.01 years to complete their degree at Augusta University. The student loan default rate of 6.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Dentistry Careers in GA

Some of the careers dentistry majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Dentists 23% $149,240

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

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Nursing 7,379
Allied Health Services 3,212
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 3,152
Allied Health Professions 3,012
Health/Medical Admin Services 2,336
Public Health 1,380
Dental Support Services 862
Health Sciences & Services 806

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