Number of entry-level dental hygiene programs.2
Approximate number of degree completion programs in dental hygiene (bachelor).3
Number of master's degree programs in dental hygiene.4
Percentage of dental hygiene students who are women.1
Percentage of dental hygiene students who are men.1
Percentage of dental hygiene programs that use college science GPA as part of the criteria in admissions procedures.1
The rank of a dental hygienist in the U.S.
News & World Report 2018 "100 Best Jobs” list.
The employment growth percentage for dental hygienists through 2024 as projected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The median salary ($) of a dental hygienist, according to the U.S. News & World Report
2018 "100 Best Jobs
- 2012-13 ADA Survey of Allied Dental Education
Commission on Dental Accreditation list of Allied Programs
ADEA list of Degree Completion Programs in Dental Hygiene
ADEA list of Graduate Programs in Dental Hygiene