This is the preliminary (or launch) version of the 2024-2025 VCU Bulletin. Courses that expose students to cutting-edge content and transformative learning may be added and notification of additional program approvals may be received prior to finalization. General education program content is also subject to change. The final edition and full PDF version will include these updates and will be available in August prior to the beginning of the fall semester.

Steven J. Lindauer, D.M.D., M.D.Sc.
Professor and chair

The Department of Orthodontics is dedicated to providing the best and latest care to patients, as well as offering the best preparation for graduate orthodontic residents. The department offers a 24-month advanced education Master of Science in Dentistry program. The program teaches state-of-the-art clinical care in an environment modeled after private orthodontic practice.