The A.S., B.S., and M.S., degree programs in Dental Hygiene are licensed and accredited by the State of Connecticut Department of Higher Education and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

The program in Dental Hygiene is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and has been granted the accreditation status of “approval without reporting requirements.” The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-2678. The Commission’s web address is:

The University holds membership in American Dental Education Association.