Exam Fees

ADEX Dental

Examination Fees: Dental (ADEX)
Full Exam (Manikin (Endo/Pros), Patient-Based, & Computer-Based)$2,295*
Endodontics and/or Prosthodontics (Partial or Retake)$1,125*
Patient-Based Periodontics and/or Restorative (Partial or Retake)$1,080
DSE OSCE (Partial)$990
DSE OSCE (Retake)$400
*Includes new typodont rental for endo/pros
Additional Services & Fees:
Periodontal Scaling Non-Patient - Available January 2021$200 (typodont fee)**
Facility Fee (varies by exam site)Refer to Facility Fee & Information Sheet
Late Registration Fee (non-refundable)$500 (Manikin & Patient-Based only)
Exam Deferral (non-refundable)$100
Refund (post deadline)$100
Score Report$35 (per address)
Score Certification$50
Exam Appeal$400
**Not included in ADEX exam registration
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ADEX Dental Hygiene

Examination Fees: Dental Hygiene (ADEX)
Full Exam (Patient-Based, & Computer-Based)$995
PTCE (Partial or Retake)$545
CSCE OSCE (Partial)$450
CSCE OSCE (Retake)$275
Additional Services & Fees:
Facility Fee (varies by exam site)Refer to Facility Fee & Information Sheet
Late Registration Fee (non-refundable)$250 (PTCE only)
Exam Deferral (non-refundable)$100
Refund (post deadline)$100
Score Report$35 (Per Address)
Score Certification$50
Exam Appeal$400

Dental Auxiliary (EFDA)

Examination Fees: Dental Auxiliary (EFDA)
Full Exam (Patient-Simulated & Computer-Based)$695*
Patient-Simulated (Partial or Retake)$545*
Computer-Based (Partial or Retake)$150
*Includes new typodont
Additional Services & Fees:
Facility Fee (varies by exam site)Refer to Facility Fee & Information Sheet
Late Registration Fee (non-refundable)$250 (Patient-Simulated only)
Exam Deferral (non-refundable)$100
Refund (post deadline)$100
Score Report$35 (per address)
Score Certification$50
Exam Appeal$100

Dental Therapy

Examination Fees: Dental Therapy
Full Exam (Manikin, Restorative & OSCE)$1,975*
Manikin (Partial or Retake)$875*
Restorative (Partial or Retake)$875
Dental Therapy OSCE$450
Dental Therapy OSCE (Retake)$225
*Includes new typodont
Additional Services & Fees:
Facility Fee (varies by exam site)Refer to Facility Fee & Information Sheet
Late Registration Fee (non-refundable)$250
Refund (post deadline)$100
Score Report$35 (per address)
Score Certification$50
Exam Appeal$400

Advanced Dental Therapy

Advanced Dental Therapy Fee Schedule
Dental Therapy OSCE$450
Dental Therapy OSCE (Retake)$275
Additional Services & Fees:
Late Registration Fee (non-refundable)$250
Refund (post deadline)$100
Score Report$35 (per address)
Score Certification$50
Exam Appeal$400