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Prerequisites

To be considered fro admission into the Dental Hygiene program, applicants must complete the following three (3) prerequisite courses as well as submit all requested credentials and documentation before the application deadline of January 15 of the Fall semester you are applying for.

Prerequisites:

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Notes

BSC 125

Anatomy & Physiology

5

Biology is a prerequisite of this course

BSC 205

Microbiology

5

Must include a lab & Biology is a prerequisite of this course

CHM 110

Chemistry I

5

Physical Science and Algebra are prerequisites of this course

Note: If you took any of the three prerequisite course(s) above more than five years ago, you must take the course(s) again.

General Education:

The following additional courses are required to graduate from the Dental Hygiene program. Because of the time commitment associated with the curriculum, we strongly recommend that you consider completing these courses prior to the first semester of the program:

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

COM 105

English Composition I

3

MAT 135

College Algebra or Higher

3


Pick any General Education Elective courses listed below for a total of nine (9) credit hours:

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

CHM 100

Physical Science

4

MAT 145

Elementary Statistics

3

NTR 105

Nutrition

3

CRT 100

Principles of Information Assurance

1

COM 106

English Composition II

3

CIS 100

Software Applications

3

COM 115

Public Speaking

3

PSY 100

General Psychology

3

SOC 100

Introduction to Sociology

3

SOC 200

Marriage and Family

3

PSY 125

Human Growth & Development

3

BSC 110

Biology

5

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