Chapters 76 and 726 of the Laws of 2004 state that beginning January 1, 2007, applicants for initial dental licensure in New York State must successfully complete an approved dental residency program of at least one year’s duration accredited by a national accrediting body acceptable to the New York State Education Department (NYSED).

To find out more contact:

New York State Education Department
Office of the Professions
Division of Professional Licensing Services
Phone: (518) 474-3817 ext. 550
Fax: (518) 402-5354

Dental Licensure In New York State:

Residency Requirements