Doctorate in Dental Medicine Partnership at Lake Erie College | Painesville, OH

Lake Erie College & Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine — LECOM School of Dental Medicine Partnership

Earn your bachelor's degree in 3 or 4 years from Lake Erie College and your Doctorate in Dental Medicine in 4 years from LECOM! Students can be admitted as soon as they have matriculated to LEC by completing the form found here.

  • This program can be a 3+4 or 4+4 trach, depending on whether the 3-year chemistry degree program is pursued at LEC.

  • 5 seats are guaranteed to Lake Erie College students into the LECOM Doctor of Dental Medicine degree.

  • Location: Bradenton, Florida


  • Admission to LEC

  • High school GPA of 3.5 or higher

  • SAT - 1170 or higher, or ACT - 26 or higher

Maintenance Criteria for the Program include:

  • Minimum overall GPA of 3.4 at LEC.

  • Minimum GPA of 3.2 or better in all LEC science courses

  • Complete LECOM prerequisite coursework with a grade of "C" or higher (Prerequisites may not be repeated)

  • DAT must be taken by Dec. 1 of the year prior to matriculate to LECOM

More information on this and our other agreements with LECOM, including for transfer students, can be found at LECOM or here.