Commission on Dental Accreditation

For information regarding Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine CODA Accreditation, please visit our School of Dental Medicine Accreditation and Approval page.

The Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) works to maintain the highest professional and ethical standards in the nation's dental schools and programs.

CODA employs a collaborative peer review accreditation process to evaluate the quality of over 1,400 dental and dental-related education programs nationwide, including dental, advanced dental and allied dental programs.

To achieve and maintain accreditation, a dental degree in the United States must meet the CODA accreditation standards contained in the CODA document Current Accreditation Standards.

For additional information please visit the CODA website.