LECOM Accelerated Dental Program

  • Program Overview

    This is a conditionally guaranteed Early Acceptance Program presented in cooperation with the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) School of Dental Medicine. LECOM’s School of Dental Medicine is located in Bradenton, Florida. This program is comprised of two phases. In Phase I, the undergraduate professional program of education leads to a degree of Bachelor of Science in Biology (preferred). Alternatively, students who wish to complete an undergraduate degree at Gannon in another major are required to work with the Director of Pre-Professional Programs at Gannon to develop a curriculum to meet the requirements of their chosen major and of the LECOM Dental Program. Completion of Phase II results in the degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) awarded by LECOM.

    Students enrolled in this program are conditionally guaranteed an acceptance to LECOM. From the qualified applicant pool, a maximum of ten (5) students are accepted to this program in the senior year of high school. Students are encouraged to complete their application by the November 1st deadline. 

    Program Options

    • LECOM 4+4 Early Acceptance Dental Program

    Liberal Studies Core

    The Liberal Studies Core Curriculum is one reflection of Gannon University's commitment to its Catholic identity. The Core's design offers students a defined, integrated, shared experience as the foundation for their undergraduate program.