Before you apply, find programs and their requirements using the
ADEA DHCAS Program Finder.
It is your responsibility to select the correct program level.
These dental hygiene programs are for those who are interested in becoming a dental hygienist. Applicants may earn an associates, bachelor’s, or postbaccalaureate degree.
Following is a subset of the types of entry-level programs offered:
- Entry Level Associates
- Entry Level Bachelor
- Entry Level Certificate
- Entry Level Postbaccalaureate
These programs offer a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene for licensed dental hygienists who have graduated from a Commission on Dental Accreditation (or CODA) accredited dental hygiene program.
These programs offer a master’s degree in dental hygiene for licensed dental hygienists who have graduated from a CODA-accredited dental hygiene program and hold a bachelor’s degree.