What You’ll Learn
Learn how to broaden your career in the field of dental hygiene with our Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene program. In this bachelor’s program, your courses will explore evidence-based dental hygiene practices and research methods, build your critical thinking skills, professional judgment, and ability to assess patients with special needs. You will also study how to apply educational theory and methods, epidemiology, grant writing, leadership, management, and more in the dental hygiene field.
By earning your dental hygiene bachelor’s degree, you can gain increased career flexibility beyond traditional clinical and private practice roles. Dental hygienists with a bachelor’s degree may be able to earn higher salaries and pursue emerging roles and opportunities in:
- non-clinical corporate positions
- public health
Our BS in Dental Hygiene program is designed for students admitted to our AS Dental Hygiene program rotation or those who have already earned an associate degree in Dental Hygiene from a Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) accredited institution.