Major-Specific Admissions Requirements

To qualify for admission, the applicant must:

  1. Have graduated from an accredited dental hygiene program and hold a baccalaureate degree in dental hygiene or related field.
  2. Have an overall quality point average of at least 3.0 on a 4 point scale in undergraduate education.
  3. Submit two letters of recommendation completed by an individual who has knowledge of the applicant’s clinical ability as a dental hygienist (such as an employer, dental hygiene co-worker, or previous clinical supervisor) and an individual who has knowledge of the applicant’s academic ability (such as a previous dental hygiene program director, faculty member or clinical supervisor).
  4. Submit a statement of career goals.
  5. Submit an official transcript of all college work.
  6. Send a photocopy of current dental hygiene license.