Dental Hygiene Program Checklist (AAS) | BSCTC

Dental Hygiene Program Checklist (AAS)

General Education

  • BIO 137 - Human Anatomy and Physiology I - 4 Credits
  • BIO 139 - Human Anatomy and Physiology II - 4 Credits
  • BIO 225 - Medical Microbiology - 4 Credits
  • ENG 101 - Writing I or Oral Communications - 3 Credits
  • PSY 110 - General Psychology - 3 Credits
  • MAT 110 - Applied Math OR
    MAT 150 - College Algebra - 3 Credits
  • SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology - 3 Credits
  • Heritage/Humanities - 3 Credits

Subtotal: 30 Credits

Fall Term

  • DAH 101 - Infection Control and Medical Emergencies - 3 Credits
  • DAH 121 - Dental Sciences - 3 Credits
  • DAH 124 - Materials in Dentistry - 2 Credits
  • DAH 135 - Oral Radiology - 2 Credits
  • DHG 120 - Pre-Clinical Dental Hygiene - 3 Credits

Subtotal: 12 Credits

Spring Term

  • DAH 131 - Oral Pathology - 3 Credits
  • DHG 130 - Clinical Dental Hygiene - 3 Credits
  • DHG 132 - Pharmacology - 2 Credits
  • DHG 134 - Dental Nutrition - 2 Credits
  • DHG 136 - Periodontology - 1 Credit

Subtotal: 11 Credits

Fall Semester

  • DHG 220 - Clinical Dental Hygiene II - 4 Credits
  • DHG 221 - Local Anesthesia & Nitrous Oxide Sedation - 2 Credits
  • DHG 226 - Advanced Periodontology - 2 Credits
  • DHG 228 - Evidence-Based Practice for the Dental Hygienist - 1 Credit

Subtotal: 9 Credits

Spring Semester

  • DAH 235 - Practice Management - 1 Credit
  • DHG 230 - Clinical Dental Hygiene III - 3 Credits
  • DHG 238 - Community Dental Health Issues - 2 Credits

Subtotal: 6 Credits

Total Program Credits: 68 Credits