Dental Hygiene Program Prerequisites

Dental Hygiene Program Prerequisites

Prerequisite courses for fall 2019 admission

NOTE: Fall 2020 Admission requirements pending. updates by march 1, 2019.

All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better. Grade “C-” is not accepted.

Transfer Students

 


Prior to Application

NOTE: Fall 2020 Admission requirements pending. Updates by March 1, 2019.

MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO APPLICATION DEADLINE

NOTE: Fall 2020 Admission requirements pending. Updates by March 1, 2019.

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

*Must have been completed within the last seven (7) years.


Prior to Program admission

MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO BEGINNING THE PROGRAM

NOTE: Fall 2020 Admission requirements pending. Updates by March 1, 2019.

Course Number Course Name Credits
ENGL 1010 Introduction to Writing 3
ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing 3
MATH 1040** Intro to Statistics 3
SOC 1010 -OR-
SOC 1020
Introduction to Sociology -OR-
Social Problems
3
3
PSY 1010 -OR-
PSY 1100
General Psychology -OR-
Human Development through Lifespan
3
3

**MATH 1030 or 1050 completed prior to January 2018 will be accepted as substitute prerequisites for MATH 1040.

 

PLEASE NOTE:

  • NOTE: Fall 2020 Admission requirements pending. Updates by March 1, 2019.
  • Dental Hygiene Program graduates earn a Bachelor’s degree.
  • All DSU General Education Requirements must be completed before beginning the program.  If you don’t have an Associate’s degree, please see the specific General Education Core Requirements to earn a Bachelor’s degree.

Fall 2020 Admission requirements pending

Updates by March 1, 2019


Questions?

Contact the Health Sciences Advisor or email dentalhygiene@dixie.edu