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    Stony Brook University Pre-College Summer:  Dental Sciences

    Stony Brook University Pre-College Summer: Dental Sciences


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Destination: United States
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: One Week
    • Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Academic
    • Sub-Categories: Bio Technology, Health and Well Being, Career Exploration, Healthcare, Clinical Laboratory Science, Dentistry
    • Selective: Yes
    • Ages: 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: $1,500 - $2,999
    • Career Clusters: Health Science
    • Credit Awarded: No
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    Do you wonder what a career in dentistry would be like? This summer you can join Stony Brook’s School of Dental Medicine for a weeklong, residential pre-college program. Obtain hands-on experience in an advanced preclinical laboratory and discover what it's like to be a dental student. You will work with Stony Brook Dental School faculty as well as current students. Outside class, you will experience campus life and meet new like-minded people.

    • The Stony Brook University Pre-College Summer —  Dental Sciences program is designed for rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors interested in learning more about dentistry and what it takes to be a dental student. You will watch demonstrations in the state-of-the-art Center for Implant and Dental Technology and learn more about the Dental Medicine program.

    Course Content

    In this experiential program, you will participate in hands-on learning activities including:

    • Use of high-speed dental handpiece and other dental instruments
    • Preparation of cavity restorations
    • Creation of Typodont impressions and stone models
    • Fabrication of mouth (athletic) guards
    • Modeling of a central incisor in wax
    • Banana suturing



    Cost and Session Information

    The cost of the one-week program is $2,200 and there is an application fee of $45. This fee includes the course,  learning materials, social programs, residence hall access, and all meals.

    DISCOUNT:  Apply by April 1 and receive $100 off the program cost.

    One-week Sessions:  

    July 7 - 12
    July 14 -19
    July 21 - 26

    Application Deadline: May 15, 2024