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Where This Program is Offered

New Mexico

Texas

Washington

 

 

Program Outline
Course# Course Theory Lab Clinical Credits
PSY 125 Psychology 30 - - 2.0
CCM 145 Communications & Composition 30 - - 2.0
BIO 115 Anatomy & Physiology 45 30 - 4.0
BIO 145 Microbiology & Immunology 45 - - 3.0
RDH 101 Introduction to Dental Hygiene 30 - - 2.0
RDH 186 Dental Anatomy 45 - - 3.0
Semester I Total 225 30 - 16.0
 
Course# Course Theory Lab Clinical Credits
SOC 110 Sociology 30 - - 2.0
CHM 125 Chemistry/Biochemistry 45 - - 3.0
BIO 136 Head & Neck Anatomy 30 - - 2.0
RDH 118 Medical Emergencies 15 - - 1.0
RDH 116 Preclinical Dental Hygiene 45 - - 3.0
RDH 120 Preclinical Clinical Dental Hygiene  - - 90 2.0
RDH 211 Radiology 30 45 - 3.5
Semester II Total 195 45 90 16.5
 
Course# Course Theory Lab Clinical Credits
RDH 150 Dental Hygiene I 30 15 - 2.5
RDH 155 Clinical Dental Hygiene I - - 120 2.5
RDH 215 Biomaterials 15 45 - 2.5
RDH 218 Periodontics 45 - - 3.0
RDH 260 Pharmacology for Dental Hygiene 45 - - 3.0
Semester III Total 135 60 120 13.5
 
Course# Course Theory Lab Clinical Credits
RDH 175 Dental Hygiene II 30 15 - 2.5
RDH 180 Clinical Dental Hygiene II - - 150 3.0
RDH 209 Nutrition & Cariology 30 - - 2.0
RDH 214 Patient/Pain Management 30 45 - 3.5
RDH 220 General/Oral Pathology 45 - - 3.0
RDH 223 Restorative Lab I*   30 - 1.0
Semester IV Total 135 90 150 15.0
 
Course# Course Theory Lab Clinical Credits
RDH 200 Dental Hygiene III 30 15 - 2.5
RDH 205 Clinical Dental Hygiene III - - 180 4.0
RDH 251 Treatment of Special Needs Patient Seminar 45 - - 3.0
RDH 259 Community & Public Dental Health 45 - - 3.0
RDH 233 Restorative Lab* 15 75 - 3.5
Semester V Total 135 90 180 16.0
 
Course# Course Theory Lab Clinical Credits
RDH 226 Review of Dental Hygiene 45 - - 3.0
RDH 230 Dental Health Promotions 30 - - 2.0
RDH 240 Dental Hygiene IV 15 - - 1.0
RDH 245 Clinical Dental Hygiene IV - - 180 4.0
RDH 285 Restorative Clinic* - - 60 3.0
RDH 291 Principles of Dental Hygiene Practice 30 - - 2.0
Semester VI Total 135 - 240 14.0
Program Totals 945 315 780 90.0

*Represents the Seattle program

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Program Length

Approximately 21 months


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