SNIES: 2547| Qualified registration:

Resolution 012980 of 21 July 2021

Our Orthodontics program aims to develop with graduate students a comprehensive training, understood from a deep knowledge and in contact between the basic, clinical and research areas.

In addition, with the specialization we strive in the preparation of the resident of the area of teaching and in the training of leaders who direct the specialty and project the philosophy of the CES University at a national and international level.

Finally, we want to deliver to society leaders who direct their specialty and project the philosophy of the CES University at a national and international level.

Our curriculum is structured in 6 basic blocks where the different areas of the specialty are integrated with a balance between the clinic, academia and research.

• Diagnosis and Treatment
• Growth and Development
• Biomechanics
• Dental Movement Biology
• Physiology
• Research

Enter the study plan

Know our rates and dates
Inscription: hasta el 4 de agosto de 2021
Interviews: 5 y 6 de agosto de 2021
Publication of results: serán publicados el 9 de agosto por medio de nuestra Web page
Payment of tuition: la fecha exacta saldrá en la liquidación
Start of classes: 17 agosto del 2021
Registration PIN cost: $321.300 COP
Total cost per semester: $15.990.000 COP
Cost Induction course: $2.205.000 COP (primer semestre)
*El costo del semestre depende de la cantidad de créditos que se matriculen.

Documentation required for the registration process:

· Copia del acta de pregrado
· Copia del diploma
· Copia del documento de identidad (ampliado al 150%)
· Foto tamaño 3 x 4 a color, fondo blanco

NOTE: The above documents do not need to be authenticated.

Those forms in which false information is verified or that are not fully filled out will not be considered.

You will not be able to carry out the interview if you come to it without the minimum required documentation .

Clinical Postgraduate Assistant
Kelly Yoana Espinal Henao
Teléfono: (57) (4) 4 44 05 55 Ext. 1534

Head of Clinical Postgraduate Programs
Pablo Emilio Correa Echeverri
Teléfono: (4) 4 44 05 55 Ext. 1515

Do you want to know more?Write to us

Postgraduate orthodontic coordinator
Diego Rey Mora
Teléfono: (4) 4 44 05 55 Ext. 1535

of the applicant

Know the characteristics to be part of the Orthodontics program.

Why choose
is this program?

We stand out for having different approaches that allow better training of our professionals.

of the graduate

Our specialists will be able to work in different areas of the health sector.

Our program is aimed at dental professionals.

We are recognized for our high level of educational strategies, teamwork and case resolution that allow the application of the knowledge acquired in the classroom.

The postgraduate course has agreements in foreign universities with international teachers for academic and teaching activities in different parts of the world, we also carry out academic and research exchanges, with permanent assistance from prominent teachers worldwide.

The graduate of the program will be able to:

 – Diagnose and treat with sufficient scientific bases any type of dental or skeletal malocclusion in the different types of ages in primary, mixed or adult dentition.

– You will be able to treat any interdisciplinary case in conjunction with the other specialties of dentistry and medicine and will have sufficient solvency to interact with specialists in these areas.

– Due to the deep training in growth and development, physiology and early treatment of the patient by life cycle, the graduate will be able to monitor and intervene in the orthopedic management of the jaws of growing patients.

On the other hand, there is a great emphasis on research, a fundamental pillar of postgraduate studies; therefore, the graduate will be able to:

– Design and execute quantitative research projects in any of the approaches of the sciences.

- Manage databases, analyze them.

- Prepare and present scientific reports.

- Achieve adequate dissemination and application of the research results.

- Critically read the scientific literature.


Know the necessary requirements to access the degree process of our University.


Learn about the job fields where you can work after graduating from CES University.

and scholarships

We offer financing options and scholarships to our students with entities in agreement.

You must pass all the subjects of the curriculum and the specific requirements for each program, reported in the minutes by the Promotions Committee and, in addition:

1. Haber presentado las pruebas vigentes que el Estado considere de obligatorio cumplimiento.
2. Haber cumplido la exigencia de segunda lengua según lo manifestado en acuerdo de Consejo Superior.

3. Presentar certificado de asistencia a la Cátedra CES.
4. Cumplir con el pago de los derechos de grado, establecidos en los derechos pecuniarios.
5. Haber aprobado el trabajo de grado o investigación.
6. Estar a paz y salvo con la Universidad por todo concepto.

The graduate of the orthodontic program will have the following occupational profile:

– You can work as a clinician individually or in any clinic, for orthopedic or orthodontic care of patients with skeletal or dental maloccclusions in different age groups and in conjunction with any specialty of dentistry.

– Thanks to the clinical preparation and research you will be able to carry out teaching activities in any educational center in the different areas of the specialty both in undergraduate and postgraduate.

- Principal investigator in charge of a project.

- Research project advisor.

- His training also makes him ideal to advise, on matters within the competence of his area of clinical interest, to the people and levels responsible for decision-making and allocation of health resources.

For financing we have agreements with:
Banco de Bogotá
Fondo Sapiencia
Banco Pichincha
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
Fondo Nacional del Ahorro (FNA)
Helm Bank

We have our own scholarships and in alliance with the following entities:

Public entities

Exchange from
another university

You chose us for your exchange, find out about the process and the requirements to meet. Plus

Exchange towards
another university

Live the experience of expanding your knowledge in Colombia or the world. Plus

academic cultural

We open the doors of the world for you to complement your academic training with us. Plus

Keep it going

Keep your knowledge updated to enhance your professional profile. Plus


We offer spaces and programs for the personal and collective development of the CES community. Plus

Discounts with
entities in agreement

These are the economic benefits that we have with different companies and organizations.Plus

of languages

Increase your job possibilities, deepening or exploring new languages. Plus

Legal information of the program

Program name:
Specialization in Orthodontics


Program modality:

Program type:

SNIES code:

Qualified Registration:
Resolution 012980 of 21 July 2021


Title awarded:
Especialista en Ortodoncia

3 años (6 semestres)

Total cost per semester:
$14.300.000 COP

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