Elizabethtown College does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, possession of a general education development certificate as compared to a high school diploma, or any other legally protected status. This commitment applies but is not limited to decisions made with respect to hiring and promotion, the administration of educational programs and policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic or other College administered programs. Discrimination or harassment of any kind is strictly forbidden.
Elizabethtown College has an agreement for preferred admission to West Virginia University School of Dentistry Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) program following four years (4+4 program) at Elizabethtown College. In order to apply to the 4+4 program, by the end of the sophomore year the student must: 1) have an overall GPA of at least 3.6 in courses taken at the college; 2) have successfully completed a minimum of 30 semester hours of the courses listed below; 3) have taken at least one Chemistry and one Biology core course per semester during their freshman year; 4) be on track to complete the Physics and Mathematics core courses by the end of their sophomore year; 5) have at least 10 hours of documented observation in one or more general dental practices; and 6) successfully complete a personal interview at the WVU School of Dentistry. A student may major in any discipline, but before beginning courses at WVU, students must have earned a baccalaureate degree from Elizabethtown. For program information and additional admissions requirements, contact the Chair of HPAC.