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Dentistry Schools in New York

771 students earned Dentistry degrees in New York in the 2020-2021 year.

As a degree choice, Dentistry is the 12th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Dentistry Majors in New York

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 771
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 771
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 771

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of dentistry majors in New York is as follows:

  • Asian: 34.9%
  • Black or African American: 2.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.2%
  • White: 42.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 10.0%
  • Other Races: 4.4%

Jobs for Dentistry Grads in New York

There are 30,870 people in the state and 312,480 people in the nation working in dentistry jobs.


Wages for Dentistry Jobs in New York

Dentistry grads earn an average of $127,230 in the state and $122,320 nationwide.


There are 5 colleges in New York that offer dentistry degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

397 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
52,775 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time. In their early career, NYU grads earn an average salary of $60,407. Most students complete their degree in 4.13 years.

127 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
32,347 Total Students

65% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.26 years to graduate. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $19,262.


Touro College

New York
108 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
11,699 Total Students

In their early career, Touro grads earn an average salary of $38,853. The full-time teacher rate is 43%. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $22,259.

94 Degrees in Major Awarded
96% Graduation Rate
30,135 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 49% are considered full time. An average student at Columbia will pay a net price of $22,823. The student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1.


Stony Brook University

Stony Brook
45 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
26,782 Total Students

The average student takes 4.26 years to complete their degree at SUNY Stony Brook. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 63% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 2.00% which is lower than average.

Dentistry Careers in NY

Some of the careers dentistry majors go into include:

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 27% $105,410
Dentists 22% $133,640

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

Major Annual Graduates in NY
Medical Science 17,708
Nursing 17,708
Public Health 2,959
Allied Health Professions 2,882
Rehabilitation Professions 2,807
Medicine 2,722
Health/Medical Admin Services 2,681
Health Sciences & Services 2,199

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