Applications

2015 ADEX Dental and CITA Dental Hygiene Applications

The following form MUST be completed and uploaded to your candidate profile before your profile will be verified by the CITA. Please complete the correct form for your exam and upload it, once completed, to your online candidate profile through the "Proof of Graduation" link:

2015 Undergraduate Dental Student Application Form
2015 Dental Graduate Application Form
2015 Internationally-trained Candidate Application Form
Pre-Graduate Hygiene Candidate Application Form
Graduated Hygiene Candidate Application Form

Applications for the 2015 examination series are now available.

ADEX Dental Application
Dental Hygiene Application
Alabama Dental Hygiene Program (ADHP) Examination Application


Seating Assignment Priorities

Dental Examination

A candidate who wishes to take the ADEX Dental examination with CITA will be placed in priority order if their application is made prior to 60 days before the exam. Candidates who register between 30 to 59 days before the exam will be placed into the exam on a first come first served bases. All exams applications will be finalized in a candidate's online profile after the 30 day deadline. If a candidate finds that their first exam choice is full, they should then register for their 2nd choice exam location and submit a Wait List Form for their first choice.  Candidates who applied prior to the 60 day deadline are assigned seating at a particular test site in the following order of priority:
(a) eligible students of record enrolled in the undergraduate program at the dental school at which the examination will be given
(b) eligible students of record enrolled in the undergraduate program at a dental school(s) in the state, but not at the site at which the examination will be given
(c) eligible students of record enrolled in a graduate (post-graduate) program at the dental school at which the examination will be given
(d) eligible students of record enrolled in a graduate (post graduate) program at a dental school(s) in the state but not at the site at which the examination will be given
(e) eligible students of record enrolled in an undergraduate program at a dental school located in another CITA Member State that has chosen to participate in the pre-graduation examination
(f) eligible students of record enrolled in an undergraduate program at a dental school located in another State who are permanent residents of a CITA Member State
(g) eligible students of record enrolled in a graduate (post graduate) program at a dental school located in another member CITA state
(h) graduates who are permanent residents of a CITA member state
(i) all other eligible students currently enrolled in dental school
(j) all other dental school graduates

While we are very excited to be offering the ADEX exam beginning in 2014, we understand that you may have a number of questions on how it will affect you as you go through the exam process. We anticipate that our ADEX Q and A will help.
ADEX Exam Q and A 

Dental Hygiene Examination

A candidate who wishes to take the CITA Dental Hygiene examination will be placed in priority order if their application is made prior to 60 days before the exam. Candidates who register between 30 to 59 days before the exam will be placed into the exam on a first come first served bases. All exams applications will be finalized in a candidate's online profile after the 30 day deadline. If a candidate finds that their first exam choice is full, they should then register for their 2nd choice exam location and submit a Wait List Form for their first choice. Candidates who applied prior to the 60 day deadline are assigned seating at a particular test site in the following order of priority:
(a) eligible students of record enrolled in the undergraduate program at the dental school at which the examination will be given
(b) eligible students of record enrolled in the undergraduate program at a dental school(s) in the state, but not at the site at which the examination will be given
(c) eligible students of record enrolled in a graduate (post-graduate) program at the dental school at which the examination will be given
(d) eligible students of record enrolled in a graduate (post graduate) program at a dental school(s) in the state but not at the site at which the examination will be given
(e) eligible students of record enrolled in an undergraduate program at a dental school located in another CITA Member State that has chosen to participate in the pre-graduation examination
(f) eligible students of record enrolled in an undergraduate program at a dental school located in another State who are permanent residents of a CITA Member State
(g) eligible students of record enrolled in a graduate (post graduate) program at a dental school located in another member CITA state
(h) graduates who are permanent residents of a CITA member state
(i) all other eligible students currently enrolled in dental school
(j) all other dental school graduates

**Seating Assignment Priorties does not apply to the ADHP examination.