Becoming a dentist is expensive. In the past 10 years, dental school tuition has nearly doubled, putting the average non-resident cost of a four-year, public institution dental education at close to $230,000 (and even more for a private school). ASDA is constantly advocating for solutions to the increasing student loan debt. What can you do to manage your money while you’re still in school?
One of the tricky parts of student loans is the terminology. And what’s the deal with deferment? Read more below.
Know what you're signing up for.
Always use a budget.
The summer 2012 issue of Mouth is all about money.
Helpful resources to navigate the financial waters of dental school:
Research loan repayment programs.
Luckily, there are many options when it comes to repaying your loans.
Here are a few places to get started:
Access more resources.
ASDA does not endorse any of the books and blogs listed below, but suggests you look into these resources as a good place to start:
For more resources, visit the scholarships and grants page.