The 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*
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Clinic Theory
- Clinic Theory Lab
- Head and Neck Anatomy
- Dental Embryology, Histology & Anatomy
- Oral Radiology
- Transitional Clinic Practice
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Due to the disruption caused by COVID-19, the UTHSC College of Dentistry is extending the DDS application deadline from September 30 to October 31.
DisciplinesDentistry View 76 other Masters in Dentistry in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 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.
International19976 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19976 USD per year during 48 months.
National19976 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19976 USD per year during 48 months.
In-State9988 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9988 USD per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Memphis
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Updated in the last year
Check the official programme website for potential updates.