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    Jul 13, 2024  
2023-2024 Augusta University Catalog 
2023-2024 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene - Degree Completion Track

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This program (for those who are already dental hygienists) is not currently accepting applications; however, the Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene is accepting applications for new students. Please click on the following link regarding program information:
Program Overview

The BS-DH Bachelor of Science Degree Completion Program is designed for dental hygiene graduates of accredited associate degree programs. The degree completion curriculum is offered completely online to accommodate students who are already gainfully employed. Prior to application, students are strongly encouraged to complete all University System of Georgia graduation and core curriculum requirements. Students must complete the core curriculum (60 hours) and Degree Completion Program (30 hours) before being awarded Professional Credit (30 hours) prior to graduation.

Program Contact
Erin Boyleston
Program Accreditation

Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association
211 East Chicago Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Admissions Information

Please see the Office of Academic Admissions website for specific admissions information:

Progression & Graduation Requirements
Program Length: 4 Years
CIP Code: 51.0602
Program Code: BSDH1_DENH
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Core Area A - E: 42 Hours

For more information on Core Curriculum Areas A-E, see Core Requirements .

Professional Credit: 30 Hours

Wellness Graduation Requirement: 4 Hours

Students who transfer to Augusta University with less than 60 credit hours must complete the Wellness Requirement.

Total Hours for the Degree: 124 Hours

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