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Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene

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What can I do with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene?

Clinical Practice Pharmaceutical Sales Dental Hygiene Program Director Local/State Dental Public Health Officer Dental Office Manager

Keys to Success

Whether you’re treating nervous patients or managing a team of other dental hygienists, interpersonal and communication skills will be vital to your success in the dental hygiene field. Attention to detail and dedication to careful, precise work are everyday requirements as well. Another valuable skill is being able to teach patients and the public about the importance of oral health. In certain dental hygiene careers, you may also need to educate new and experienced dental health professionals, healthcare providers, and researchers about dental hygiene topics.

Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene - South College

Continuing Education

This is the most advanced dental hygiene program available at South College.

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Amounts for tuition, fees, books, and supplies are subject to change. South College follows the required methodology provided by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission for the reporting of employment information for graduates. This information is compiled on an annual basis and submitted to the Commission by October 15 each year for graduates during the most recently completed reporting year (July 1-June 30). For more detailed information related to the calculation of graduate employment rates, please click here.

*The career options listed above are a small sample of potential job titles, and are not meant to be comprehensive. Students may or may not find employment in these positions.

Success at South College

Baylie Miller, BS Dental Hygiene

South College pushes me be a better student and closer to my dream career. I can duel enroll Bachelors courses as I am in the Hygiene program. If you like fast pace and enjoy learning new things, South College is for you.

- Baylie Miller, BS Dental Hygiene
Heather Meyer - Student Success At South College

I wanted a school with a small classroom environment where I could have access to my professors and one that was close to home, so attending South College was an easy decision.

- Heather Meyer, Associate of Science in Health Science (Pre-Nursing)
Eric Lee Miller - South College Student Success Story

I like South College because of the other students and the teachers that go out of their way to make sure you are good. The administration seems to really care. That’s what I like about South College – we are family.

- Eric Lee Miller, Associate of Science in Business Administration
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