48 months
Duration
20720 USD/year
20720 USD/year
8000 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The College of Health Sciences at the Tennessee State University offers a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene through our Degree Completion Program. 

Overview

We offer a bachelor degree in Dental Hygiene at the Tennessee State University. Settings in which the graduate may practice include: educational programs: local, state, and national, voluntary and governmental health agencies, hospitals, clinics, and the armed forces.  

Goals

The Intended Program and Learning Outcomes are:

  • to provide a vehicle by which graduates of the AAS Program may earn a BS degree in dental hygiene while employed as practitioners.
  • to provide opportunities for students to explore various occupational settings.
  • provide opportunities for further study at the graduate level.

Programme Structure

Structure:

The course of study in the Dental Hygiene program provides a broad-based education in the social, behavioral, and biological sciences with special emphasis toward:

  • teaching
  • community health
  • research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5
3.2 (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admissions Application and $25 application fee. (Check or Money Order)
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores (TOEFL/IELTS is waived with "C" or better in college-level English Comp I)
  • Notarized Affidavit of support and financial statement.  These documents must not be older than six (6) months prior to desired semester of enrollment
  • Official transcripts from colleges/universities attended in the United States
  • Official transcripts and authorized school records with a course-by-course listing of courses and grades received; such transcripts must have been evaluated by a foreign educational credential agancy, at the student's expense.
  • Proof of required immunizations 
  • Copy of passport
  • Take the ACT/SAT test if under the age of 21
  • Please do not submit emailed documents to the Admissions Office

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10360 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    20720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10360 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Nashville

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Dental Hygiene
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