Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene Classes
In addition to major core requirements, all students enrolled in associate degree programs must complete a minimum of 21 credits in general education courses.
The following courses are not included in the 80 credits needed for graduation:
|CAP 1XX||Computer Literacy (CAP)||3|
|MATH 1XX||Mathematics (MATH)||3|
|PSY 112||Introduction to Psychology||3|
General Education Core - 15 credits
|ENG 101||English Composition||3|
|ENG 1XX||English Elective||3|
|COM 1XX||Communications Elective||3|
|SOC 101||Introduction to Sociology||3|
|Humanities (HIS, PHIL, SPAN, HUM)||3|
Non-Major Core Requirements - 16 credits
|BIO 211||Anatomy and Physiology I||4|
|BIO 212||Anatomy and Physiology II||4|
Dental Hygiene Core Requirements - 49 credits
|DHP 104||Head and Neck Anatomy and Embryology||4|
|DHP 110||Principles of Dental Hygiene I||4|
|DHP 120||Principles of Dental Hygiene II||4|
|DHP 106||Pharmacology and Pain Management||4|
|DHP 103||Dental Materials||4|
|DHP 210||Principles of Dental Hygiene III||5|
|DHP 201||Community and Public Health Dentistry||4|
|DHP 113||General and Oral Pathology||3|
|DHP 220||Principles of Dental Hygiene IV||5|
|DHP 230||Dental Hygiene Capstone||3|
Students must complete all the general associate degree graduation requirements as stated in the catalog. In addition, students must complete all Dental Hygiene core courses with a minimum grade of "C+" or better.
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Course sections noted with an 'H' are delivered in a hybrid format (a combination of on-campus and online learning).
Course sections noted with an 'O' are delivered in an online format.
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