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Dental Hygiene Programs


Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene


Vickie Parrish Overman, Director of Baccalaureate Dental HygieneThe dental hygiene curriculum provides a broad spectrum of educational resources. Being a part of UNC School of Dentistry enables us to provide students with unique experiences in clinical patient care, community dental health, and specialties including geriatric dentistry, pediatric dentistry, periodontics and research. The emphasis is on creating well rounded dental hygiene health care professionals who will treat a variety of patients and provide leadership in the profession.

The Commission on Dental Accreditation, a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council on Post-secondary Accreditation and the United States Department of Education, accredits the program in dental hygiene.

Vickie Parrish Overman, RDH, MEd., Director
Baccalaureate Dental Hygiene Program
UNC School of Dentistry
CB# 7450, Room 3221 Old Dental Building
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-7450

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Email: dentalhygiene@dentistry.unc.edu
Telephone: (919) 537-3474

Information Sessions are scheduled below:
Friday September 12th at 1:00 PM in Brauer 353
Friday October 10th at 1:00 PM in Brauer 353
Friday November 14th at 1:00PM in Brauer 353
Friday December 12th at 1:00PM in Brauer 353