EL PASO, Texas – The Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso has received the final accreditation necessary to open the dental school next year. Here is a statement from Texas Tech University-El Paso:
On Jan. 30, the school received initial accreditation of its Doctor of Dental Medicine program from the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA). CODA is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education.
The Hunt School of Dental Medicine has already received approval of their doctoral program by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, and approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.