AAS/BS Program Prerequisites

All prerequisites must have been taken within the last 7 years.
All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better, if taken more than once, then most recent grade will be accepted.

Science Prerequisites

Science prerequisites must be completed prior to the application deadline.

Course Number Course Name Credits
CHEM 1110* Elementary General/Organic Chemistry 4
CHEM 1115* Elementary General/Organic Chemistry Lab 1
BIOL 2420* Human Physiology 3
BIOL 2425* Human Physiology Lab 1
BIOL 2320* Human Anatomy 3
BIOL 2325* Human Anatomy Lab 2
NFS 1020 Scientific Foundations of Nutrition 3

General Education Prerequisites

These courses must be completed prior to beginning the Dental Hygiene Program.
If this is not accomplished, the student’s position will go to an alternate.

Course Number Course Name Credits
ENGL 1010 Introduction to Writing 3
ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing 3
MATH 1030 -OR-
MATH 1040 -OR-
MATH 1050
Quantitative Reasoning -OR-
Intro to Statistics -OR-
College Algebra/Pre-Calculus
3-4
SOC 1010 -OR-
SOC 1020
Introduction to Sociology -OR-
Social Problems
3
PSY 1010 General Psychology 3