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Dental Hygiene

University of Tennessee Health Science Center

48 months
Duration
19976 USD/year
19976 USD/year
9988 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Dental Hygiene at University of Tennessee Health Science Center strives to create a learning environment in which each graduate is instilled with the knowledge, skills and values to provide care to patients, along with a sense of responsibility to self, the community and the profession. The UTHSC Dental Hygiene program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation.

Overview

Dental Hygiene at University of Tennessee Health Science Center offers a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. This program is fully accredited by the American Dental Association's Commission on Dental Accreditation.

The UT dental hygiene program prepares students through didactic, laboratory, and clinical experiences to work as licensed dental hygienists.

The UTHSC dental hygiene program is a 2 + 2 program:

  • 2 years of prerequisites
  • General Education Competencies
  • 2 years (21 months) at the UT Health Science Center in Memphis*

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinic Theory 
  • Clinic Theory Lab
  • Head and Neck Anatomy 
  • Dental Embryology, Histology & Anatomy
  • Oral Radiology 
  • Transitional Clinic Practice 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Dental Hygiene Admissions Committee reviews applications for admission to the entry level program. Admissions information is described in detail below. Prospective students should carefully review all admissions requirements, technical standards and application procedures before applying to BSDH degree program in the College of Dentistry.
  • The Dental Hygiene Admissions Committee formulates and recommends policies and procedures for admission to the College of Dentistry Dental Hygiene programs. The committee establishes criteria, procedures, and data used in appraising and selecting applicants for admission. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19976 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19976 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    19976 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19976 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9988 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9988 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Memphis

955 - 1582 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.

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