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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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About

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center Dental Hygiene program 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

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*

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

We did our best, but couldn't find the next application deadline and start date information online.
More details

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.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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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

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Funding

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