New York Dentists CE Requirements, Accreditations & Approvals

New York Dental Professionals

NetCE is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at

Nationally Approved PACE Program
Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.
Approval does not imply acceptance by
any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement.
10/1/2021 to 9/30/2027
Provider ID #217994.

The New York State Board for Dentistry accepts courses from any provider who is ADA approved.

Continuing Education

Attention New York Dentists and Dental Hygienists: In response to the evolving situation with the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), and for those licensees whose registrations are due to renew March 1, 2020-January 1, 2023, the Department will grant an adjustment to all licensees to complete up to 100% of the continuing education as self-study, so long as it is taken from a Department-approved provider and is in an acceptable subject area for the specific profession. For more information, please visit

The New York State Board for Dentistry accepts NetCE courses.

Dentists are required 60 hours every three years, 18 of which may be completed by self-instructional coursework.*
Additional requirements include:

Dental Hygienists are required 24 hours every three years, 10 of which may be completed by self-instructional coursework.*

*NetCE courses are considered self-instructional coursework.

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License Renewal Instructions

For More Information

Please contact the New York State Board for Dentistry at (518) 474-3817 extension 550, or refer to for additional information regarding your continuing education.