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Dental Hygiene Department

Program of Study

Note: Hours are in Lecture-Lab-Credit notation.
(example: 3-3-4 means 3 hours of Lecture, 3 hour of Lab, and you will receive 4 Credit hours for the course)

Fall Semester Lecture Lab Hr. Credit Hr.
CHEM 1151K Survey of Chemistry I 3 3 4
OR
BIOL 2115 Essentials of Microbiology
DHYG 1101 Orofacial Anatomy 4   4
DHYG 1121 Dental Hygiene Lecture 1 3   3
DHYG 1131 Dental Hygiene Clinic 1 0 6 2
ENGL 1101 Composition 3   3
  16
Spring Semester Lecture Lab Hr. Credit Hr.
DHYG 1110 Nutrition 1   1
DHYG 1114 Radiology 2 3 3
DHYG 1122 Dental Hygiene Lecture II 2   2
DHYG 1132 Dental Hygiene Clinic II 0 9 3
DHYG 2100 Periodontics 2   2
COMM 1000 Cultural Diversity in Communication 2   2
  13
Summer Semester Lecture Lab Hr. Credit Hr.
DHYG 1133 Dental Hygiene Clinic III 0 6 2
DHYG 2550 Dental Specialties & Materials 2   2
HUMANITIES ELECTIVE     3
  7
Fall Semester Lecture Lab Hr. Credit Hr.
DHYG 2150 Pharmacology 2   2
DHYG 2210 Dental Hygiene Lecture IV 1   1
DHYG 2250 General and Oral Pathology 3   3
DHYG 2310 Dental Hygiene Clinic IV 0 12 4
PSYC 1101 General Psychology 3   3
  13
Spring Semester Lecture Lab Hr. Credit Hr.
DHYG 2220 Dental Hygiene Lecture V 1   1
DHYG 2320 Dental Hygiene Clinic V 0 12 4
DHYG 2400 Community Dental Health 3 3 4
POLS 1101 American Government in World Perspective 3   3
SOCI 1101 Principles of Sociology 3   3
  15
Total Hours 64

PLEASE NOTE:

Anatomy & Physiology, College Algebra and EITHER Survey of Chemistry I OR Essentials of Microbiology must be taken prior to acceptance into the program. Both courses are required for program completion. Courses in bold print MAY be taken prior to acceptance into the program.

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