Feb 06, 2023  
2019-20 College Catalog 
2019-20 College Catalog [ARCHIVED]

Dental Hygiene Program, AAS (Owens Code: DHYP)

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Successful completion of a program of study at the College does not guarantee licensure, certification, employment in a relevant occupation, or transferability/admission to other educational institutions or programs.

Campus Offered

Credits Required




Program Information   

The Dental Hygiene Clinic Brochure.pdf 

Dental Hygiene Health Requirement Information Form.pdf     

Frequently Asked Questions 

Faculty and Staff 


Required Courses

*The Age of Coursework for Dental Hygiene (DHY) courses is 4 years - chair approval required for courses beyond that.  Please refer to College Policy, Chapter 2 - Academic, 3358:11-2-22 Age of Coursework Policy.

**All Dental Hygiene courses must be completed within four years from initial entrance into the program.  All students entering or enrolled in the Dental Hygiene Program must achieve a grade of “C” or better in FNH 121 , BIO 211 , BIO 212 , BIO 231  and CHM 115  and a grade of “C” or better in each dental hygiene course.

2nd Semester - Fall

4th Semester - Summer

5th Semester - Fall

Petition for Degree Completion

Students are eligible to become a candidate for an associate degree when the student has completed all necessary requirements. Students who are registering for their final semester of course work and plan to graduate must submit a petition for degree completion by accessing their Ozone account.

Visit the Owens website for petition deadline dates and fee information.  For more information regarding degree requirements and graduation refer to Chapter 2 - Academic College Policy, 3358:11-2-51, Graduation Requirements Policy and Procedures.

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