Schools & Divisions

Dental Education

Dental Hygiene Career Options

Completion of an associate degree program and licensure are sufficient for the dental hygienist who wishes to practice in a private dental office, business, and/or private /public institution. Attainment of a baccalaureate degree is required to conduct research, teach and/or work in public or school health programs. Dental hygienists with masters or doctoral degrees may work as instructors and / or administrators in dental hygiene and dental assisting programs, public health agencies, or research.

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