Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting Programs
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry has a long history of providing excellence in Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting education. Five academic programs are offered from the Certificate through the Master's degree level. In dental assisting, a ten-month program of study is offered leading to a Certificate in Dental Assisting. In dental hygiene, four curriculum options are available including a Certificate program, a Baccalaureate degree program, a Baccalaureate degree completion program for individuals who have already completed a two-year dental hygiene curriculum, and a Master of Science degree program in Dental Hygiene Education. A full description of each curriculum option is included under the individual program listing.