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  • Texas does not need another dental school” -  Report by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board 
  • Population of Texas needed to increase by 27 million to absorb the number of new dental licensees during that same period - Texas State Board of Dental Examiners
  • Anticipated $79 million to build 4th Dental School in El Paso despite tight Texas budget
     
  • The maldistribution of dentists could be addressed by loan forgiveness for current dental students

 

“THECB recommends that the state not establish a new dental school in El Paso at this time. Texas does not need more dentists.”  Click here for full report.

Texas does not need a 4th dental school Petition

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