A senior dental student accepts an award from a dental hygiene faculty member.

Department of Dental Hygiene

Dental hygienists are employed in diverse settings like private practices, clinics, hospitals, long-term care facilities or rehabilitation centers, dental hygiene education, and government agencies.


This department offers many exciting and unique learning opportunities. The integrated liberal arts and professional curriculum combines many disciplines that provide the student a diverse and strong educational foundation for clinical/patient care, administration, education, research and sales/marketing.

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