College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Downers Grove, IL Campus

Curriculum

College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

The Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine-Illinois reserves the right to alter its curriculum whenever it deems appropriate.

Total Quarter Credits in the Professional Program: 274.5

First Professional Year:

Total Quarter Hours Required:55
Fall Quarter
CORE 1599Interprofessional Education I1
DENT 1510Oral Facial Complex in Health8
IBSS 1501Foundations of Cell Function for Dental Students4.4
IBSS 1502Genetics and Immunology for Dental Students4.8
Total18.2
Winter Quarter
DENT 1520Risk Assessment, Diagnosis, and Preventive Care of Oral Diseases9.5
IBSS 1503Infectious Disease, Skin, and Blood Disorders for Dental Students3.5
IBSS 1504Neural and Musculoskeletal Systems for Dental Students4.5
IBSS 1505Cardiovascular System for Dental Students2.9
FMED 1500Healthcare Communication1
Total21.4
Spring Quarter
DENT 1530Treatment Planning and Initial Therapeutic Interventions8
IBSS 1506Head and Neck Anatomy for Dental Students3.3
IBSS 1507Respiratory and Urogenital Systems for Dental Students4.1
Total15.4

Second Professional Year:

Total Quarter Credit Hours Required:69.5
Summer Quarter
DENT 1610Management of Complex Oral Conditions8.2
IBSS 1608Clinical Neuroscience for Dental Students3.5
IBSS 1609Endocrine and Reproductive Systems for Dental Students2.5
Total14.2
Fall Quarter
DENT 1620Diagnosis and Rehabilitative Dentistry11
DENT 1625Dental Pharmacotherapeutics (1.5 total CH, 0.5 in the Fall Quarter)0.5
IBSS 1610Gastrointestinal System for Dental Students3
PHAR 1640Pharmacology for Dental Students (5.0 total CH, 2.0 in the Fall Quarter)2
Total16.5
Winter Quarter
DENT 1625Dental Pharmacotherapeutics (1.5 total CH, 1.0 in the Winter Quarter)1
DENT 1630Comprehensive Oral Healthcare11
IBSS 1620An American Family: Clinical Integration Course (6.0 total CH, 3.0 in the Winter Quarter)3
PHAR 1640Pharmacology for Dental Students (5.0 total CH, 3.0 in the Winter Quarter)3
Total18
Spring Quarter
DENT 1650Oral Health Sciences 2.417.8
IBSS 1620An American Family: Clinical Integration Course (6.0 total CH, 3.0 in the Spring Quarter)3
Total20.8

Third Professional Year:

Total Quarter Credit Hours Required:76
Summer Quarter
DENT 1700Patient Assessment and Diagnosis of Head and Neck Disorders2
DENT 1710Oral Health Sciences 3.1A13.5
DENT 1711Oral Health Sciences 3.1B3
DENT 1777Comprehensive Clinical Course0-8
Total18.5
Fall Quarter
DENT 1730Oral Health Sciences 3.2A13.5
DENT 1731Oral Health Sciences 3.2B3
DENT 1777Comprehensive Clinical Course0-8
Total16.5
Winter Quarter
DENT 1750Oral Health Sciences 3.3A13.5
DENT 1751Oral Health Sciences 3.3B3
DENT 1777Comprehensive Clinical Course0-8
Total16.5
Spring Quarter
DENT 1770Oral Health Sciences 3.4A13.5
DENT 1771Oral Health Sciences 3.4B3
DENT 1777Comprehensive Clinical Course0-8
Total16.5
Fourth Professional Year:

*Only 25% of students will be registered in each quarter

Total Quarter Credit Hours Required:74
Summer Quarter
DENT 1810Oral Health Sciences 4.1A12.5
DENT 1811Oral Health Sciences 4.1B3
DENT 1888Comprehensive Clinical Course0-8
DENT 1890Community Oral Health*0-4
Total15.5
Fall Quarter
DENT 1830Oral Health Sciences 4.2A12.5
DENT 1831Oral Health Sciences 4.2B3
DENT 1888Comprehensive Clinical Course0-8
DENT 1890Community Oral Health*0-4
Total15.5
Winter Quarter
DENT 1850Oral Health Sciences 4.3A12.5
DENT 1851Oral Health Sciences 4.3B3
DENT 1888Comprehensive Clinical Course0-8
DENT 1890Community Oral Health*0-4
Total15.5
Spring Quarter
DENT 1870Oral Health Sciences 4.4A12.5
DENT 1871Oral Health Sciences 4.4B3
DENT 1888Comprehensive Clinical Course0-8
DENT 1890Community Oral Health*0-4
Total15.5

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Electives
DENT 1501Dental Research6
DENT 1899Externship0.1-0.2
Total-