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Dental Hygiene


Curriculum


 
  Course
Credit Hours Total Credits
First Year Fall   Introduction to Human Anatomy
  Nutrition
  Dental Anatomy
  Dental Radiology
  Introduction to Dental Hygiene
  Preclinical Dental Hygiene
3
2
2
3
2
3

 



15

Spring   Dental Pharmacology
  Dental Health Education
  Dental Materials
  Dental Hygiene Theory
  Histology
  Periodontology
  Clinical Dental Hygiene
  Radiographic Interpretation

2
2
3
3
1
2
3
1

 

 

17

Second Year Fall   General and Oral Pathology
  Community Dental Health
  Oral Microbiology
  Current Concepts in Periodontics
  Special Care in Dentistry
  Clinical Dental Hygiene
3
3
2
2
2
5

 


17

Spring   Community Dental Health Internship
  Clinical Dental Hygiene
  Dental Ethics and Jurisprudence
  Dental Hygiene Specialty Practicum
  Dental Hygiene Elective
1
4
1
5
1

 

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