Of the 53 dental graduates, 12 are from dental families, representing the unique generational quality of dentistry as a profession. Twenty-seven graduates have entered general dental private practice in Shreveport, Monroe, Bastrop, Lake Charles, Lafayette, Rayne, Alexandria, Lockport, Rayne, Prairieville, Matthews, Thibodaux, Belle Chasse and New Orleans. Six will practice in Texas, one in California, and two are yet undecided. Two will enter the Army and one is off to the Air Force base in Lawton, Oklahoma.
Seven dentists will continue their training through the advanced education programs at LSUSD. An additional seven will enter other advanced education programs, moving on to Jacksonville, Florida; Birmingham, Alabama; Dallas, Texas; San Antonio, Texas; Seattle, Washington, and Farmington, Connecticut.