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Dentistry Schools in New York

632 students earned Dentistry degrees in New York in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Dentistry is the 17th most popular major in the state out of a total 35 majors commonly available.

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) 632
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 632
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 632

Gender Distribution

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

Dentistry Majors in NY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 30.7%
  • Black or African American: 2.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.6%
  • White: 42.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 14.1%
  • Other Races: 4.0%
Dentistry Majors in NY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

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.

Dentistry Jobs Nationwide vs. NY

Wages for Dentistry Jobs in New York

In this state, dentistry grads earn an average of $127,230. Nationwide, they make an average of $122,320.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in New York that offer dentistry degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

395 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
52,885 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 2.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the students who attend this school, 51% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $48,900 a year.

113 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
31,923 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 64%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it.

79 Degrees in Major Awarded
96% Graduation Rate
31,456 Total Students

The average student takes 4.11 years to complete their degree at Columbia. 6 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 47% are considered full time.


Stony Brook University

Stony Brook
45 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
26,814 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $39,300 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 63% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 2.70% 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
Nursing 15,717
Allied Health Services 4,432
Health/Medical Admin Services 3,852
Allied Health Professions 3,478
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 3,432
Rehabilitation Professions 2,961
Public Health 2,459
Communication Sciences 2,115

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