Dentist Continuing Education Requirements by State

State Credit Hours Required Cycle
Alabama 40 2 years
Alaska 28 2 years
Arizona 72 3 years
Arkansas 50 2 years
California 50 2 years
Colorado 30 2 years
Connecticut 25 2 years
Delaware 50 2 years
District of Columbia 25 2 years
Florida 30 2 years
Georgia 40 2 years
Hawaii 32 2 years
Idaho 30 2 years
Illinois 48 3 years
Indiana 20 2 years
Iowa 30 2 years
Kansas 60 2 years
Kentucky 15 1 year
Louisiana 40 2 years
Maine 40 2 years
Maryland 30 2 years
Massachusetts 40 2 years
Michigan 60 3 years
Minnesota 50 2 years
Mississippi 40 2 years
Missouri 50 2 years
Montana 60 3 years
Nebraska 30 2 years
Nevada 20 1 year
New Hampshire 40 2 years
New Jersey 40 2 years
New Mexico 60 3 years
New York 60 3 years
North Carolina 15 1 year
North Dakota 32 2 years
Ohio 40 2 years
Oklahoma 60 3 years
Oregon 40 2 years
Pennsylvania 30 2 years
Rhode Island 40 2 years
South Carolina 28 2 years
South Dakota 100 5 years
Tennessee 40 2 years
Texas 15 1 year
Utah 30 2 years
Vermont 30 2 years
Virginia 15 1 year
Washington 21 1 year
West Virginia 35 2 years
Wisconsin 30 2 years
Wyoming
Puerto Rico 46 3 years