A selective admissions process is used for enrollment to the Dental Hygiene program and the number of admitted students is based on facilities constraints. Admission to the College does not guarantee admission to the Dental Hygiene program. Upon successful completion of the curriculum, graduates are awarded the Associate of Applied Science Degree and eligible to take the national and regional examinations to become a registered and licensed dental hygienist.
Office: Multipurpose Building, Room 217
Address: 802 E. Lavaca St., Beaumont, TX 77705
Phone: (409) 880-8855/880-8846
Degree Plan for Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene
|DORI 0200||College Success Skills||2 : 2 : 0|
|BIOL 2101||Anatomy and Physiology I Lab||1 : 0 : 2|
|BIOL 2102||Anatomy & Physiology II (lab)||1 : 0 : 2|
|BIOL 2301||Anatomy and Physiology I||3 : 3 : 0|
|BIOL 2302||Anatomy and Physiology II||3 : 3 : 0|
|Summer II - 1|
|DHYG 1301||Orofacial Anatomy, Histology & Embryology||3 : 2 : 3|
|Program Credits : Lecture Hours : Lab Hours||65 : 53 : 54|
All non-dental hygiene science courses should have 4 hours of credit (3 hours of lecture and 1 hour of laboratory credit).
For course descriptions, see Dental Hygiene Courses (DHYG)