Job Outlook in Vermont
High Demand  

What you might do
Dentists take care of patients’ teeth and gums.  They diagnose and treat disease or injury, fill cavities, and repair or pull teeth.  They may make models for false teeth.

Where you might work
Dental office or clinic.

Related Links
My Next Move: Dentists
O*Net Online: Dentists
Occupational Outlook Handbook: Dentists
Vermont State Dental Society
American Dental Association

Education Required
Dentists hold a doctoral degree (4 years after a 4-year bachelor’s degree).

Where to Study

Norwich University

Saint Michael's College

University of Vermont

Quinnipiac University

University of Connecticut

Saint Joseph's College of Maine

University of New England

Boston University

Fitchburg State University

Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Northeastern University

Regis College

Tufts University

University of Massachusetts Amherst

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

For more information, contact your regional AHEC:

Northern Vermont AHEC

Southern Vermont AHEC