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Dental Hygiene, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Ogden, UT, United States
The Dental Hygiene major at Weber State University teaches students who love science and working with others the skills to work side-by-side with dentists and educate patients to practice healthy habits.
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As a Dental Hygiene major at Weber State University, you’ll gain experience working with the latest technology utilized by professionals in the field in the classroom and in WSU’s on-site dental clinic.

The program is involved with the American Dental Hygienists Association, with a nationally recognized active student chapter, and faculty who have served on national ADHA committees and boards.

While completing your bachelor’s degree, you’ll gain experience by working with patients and faculty at local clinics along with Weber State’s on-campus clinic.

You can study abroad in China to learn about the country’s culture, history and medical practices, or join another study abroad program.

What You’ll Learn at Weber

You’ll learn the skills accepted as standards of care of dental hygienists, including how to perform a wide array of dental treatments, such as:

  • Dental X-rays
  • 3D CBCT imaging
  • Teeth cleaning
  • Periodontal therapy
  • Fluoride treatment
  • Diode laser treatment

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introductory Pathophysiology 
  • Introductory College Writing 
  • Intermediate College Writing 
  • Introductory Psychology 
  • Introduction to Sociology 
  • Principles of Public Speaking
  • Science and Application of Human Nutrition
  • Human Anatomy 
  • Human Physiology 
  • Introductory Chemistry 
  • Introductory Microbiology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • WSU Application
  • $65.00 Application Fee
  • Official School Records (Translated into English)
  • Confidential Financial Statement
  • Copy of Passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14973 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14973 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    14973 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14973 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4990 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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