Curriculum

The following course work is required of all students working toward a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene and encompasses both University Core and Dental Hygiene Core classes.

University Core Curriculum
Course Number Course Title Semester Cr.
MTH 1010 College Algebra  3
CIS 1000 Intro to Computers 3
PHL 1000 Intro to Philosophy 3
REL 1000 Intro to Religion 3
An Additional Philosophy or Religious Studies Course 3
Historical Experience (History) 3
Literary Experience (Study of Fiction, Drama, Poetry, Film, or Literature) 3
Aesthetic Experience (Art/Music/Drama) 3
Comparative Experience (Culture/Language) 3
Dental Hygiene Core Curriculum
Course Number Course Title Semester Cr.
DHY 8310 Dental Hygiene Research Methods 3
DHY 8312 Dental Hygiene Capstone (scholarly activity) 3
Electives Student's Interest  126

Electives

Electives include any additional courses beyond those stated above necessary to achieve completion of 126 credit hours. This coursework may include any coursework or an independent/directed study in the student's particular area of interest.