Dental hygiene

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The Dental Hygiene Program in the Department of Oral Health Promotion and Community Outreach offers courses leading to a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. The Dental Hygiene Program, which began in 1969, requires two years of liberal arts study, with a minimum of 60 semester hours, followed by two years of study focusing on basic and dental sciences, dental hygiene science and theory, community health, and preclinical and clinical experiences. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are eligible for national, regional and state board licensing examinations.

The Dental Hygiene Program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association.

Open house dates

Dental Hygiene Program Open House
September 14, 2015

Dental Hygiene Program Open House
October 16, 2015

Dental Hygiene Program Open House
November 18, 2015

Dental Hygiene Program Open House
December 9, 2015

Dental Hygiene Program Open House
January 13, 2016

Dental Hygiene Program Open House
February 17, 2016