Professional Dental Hygiene Program

The Professional R.D.H. Program will graduate students with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene.  It is the second phase of the Pre-Dental Hygiene Program and begins in May of the junior year.  Students engage in a full time, two-year, six-semester curriculum. Classes and clinic schedules are held Monday - Friday from 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. which includes the summer semester between junior and senior year

Transfer students should review special instructions regarding application and required coursework.

Non-UDM prospective transfer students into the Professional Program should apply prior to the completion of the pre-dental hygiene coursework, generally during the fall semester of the sophomore year.  All pre-requisite course work must be completed by the end of the winter semester prior to the start of the incoming student summer semester. Additionally, no more than three outstanding core courses may remain prior to starting the Professional Program.  

For more information, please examine the complete Admissions Policies and Program Information Handbook.