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Dental Admissions Test (DAT) Prep Courses

About the DAT

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Dental school admissions committees use your score and with your academic record to assess whether you have the foundation to build a successful dental career. The test is taken on a computer and has four sections: Survey of Natural Sciences, Perceptual Ability, Reading Comprehension, and Quantitative Reasoning.

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Student Portal Access after Purchase

When you purchase one of the courses below through Kaplan, a representative from Kaplan will contact you by e-mail within 7 to 10 business days, to provide you with information to set up your student portal, which gives you access to the selected test preparation course.


Course Description: DAT Live Online

Price: $1,061

Note: prices shown on the Kaplan website do not include the Texas State discount and class times are listed in central time.

Live Online DAT Includes:

A full DAT prep course, live or on demand

120+ hours of online instruction and practice

7 full-length, computer-based practice tests

Topic-specific quizzes

1500+ DAT practice questions in a customizable Qbank

40 interactive workshops covering frequently tested topics

The most up-to-date DAT Lesson Book

Course Dates and Registration

To receive the Texas State discount, register below for the course you select. After enrolling in the course, you will receive a follow-up email from a Kaplan representative to finalize your registration.

September 13 – December 6 (Sundays)

5:00 - 8:00 p.m. CST

October 5 – December 21 (Mondays)

7:00 - 10:00 p.m. CST


DAT Prep: Self-Paced

Price: $826

36 hours of recorded instruction, available 24/7

Personalized study plan

7 full-length computer-based practice tests

Topic-specific quizzes

1500+ DAT practice questions in a customizable Qbank

120+ hours of online instruction and practice

40 interactive workshops covering frequently tested topics

Updated DAT Lesson Book

Kaplan Mobile Prep app for iOS and Android

Online access for 4 months