Dental Hygiene

Dental Hygiene Program Goals

The dental hygiene program goals are listed below.

        I.            Dental Hygiene Knowledge and Skills: To provide education that leads to comprehensive understanding of the principles and practices of Dental Hygiene.



      II.            Research and Problem Solving: To educate and develop skills through the use of current scientific literature, computer programs and web information to think and solve problems.

   III.            Career Development: To provide students broad based training in clinical and methods of dental hygiene in an ethical manner.

   IV.            Interpersonal Interaction and Communication: To ensure students are able to communicate with diverse populations and interdisciplinary professionals.