Table 1

U.S. dental schools opened since 1997 and currently under consideration

Dental Schools Opened
 Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL (1997)
 University of Nevada, Las Vegas (2002)
 A.T. Still University, Mesa, AZ (2003)
 Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ (2008)
 Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA (2009)
 East Carolina University, Greenville, NC (2011)
 Southern Nevada University, South Jordan, UT (2011)
 Midwestern University, Downers Grove, IL (2011)
 Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Bradenton, FL (2012)
 University of New England, Portland, ME (2013)
 University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT (2013)
 A.T. Still University, Kirksville, MO (2013)
Dental Schools Under Consideration
 Texas Tech University, El Paso, TX
 University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR
 Marshfield Clinic, Rice Lake, WI
 A.T. Still University, San Diego, CA
 Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, FL
 University of Central Florida, Lake Nona, FL
 Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
 East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN