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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.0504

Title: Dental Public Health and Education.

Definition: A program that focuses on the scientific study of dental disease prevention and control, community dental health promotion, and prepares dentists and public health professionals to function as dental health specialists. Includes instruction in preventive dentistry, the relationship of oral disease to health and quality of life, patient and practitioner behavior, dental epidemiology, nutrition and dental health, dental care policy and delivery, oral health program planning and administration, biostatistics, and research methods.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.0504 Dental Public Health and Education. No substantive changes 51.0504 Dental Public Health and Education.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Dental Public Health and Education (Cert.)]
  • [Dental Public Health and Education (MS, MPH)]
  • [Dental Public Health and Education (PhD, DPH)]