SDN Members don't see this ad. (About Ads) TOP! You're one of the reasons I still log in every day. My new school is pretty darn cheap when it comes to tuition and fees, and we got ranked prior to accreditation, and have moved up nicely since getting our accreditation. Bonus: Not sure of final numbers, but we either matched 14/16 or 12/14 resident applicants to a residency this year. What's new isn't always bad. As Z mentioned, a new school isn't automatically a diploma mill. You're giving advice on picking schools, yet you only chose this profession (after attending a year of dental school) because your parents picked it? I genuinely hadn't seen that on here before. I need to start advertising truck driving school again.