A good smile is the foundation of every interaction and dental hygiene is the foundation of holistic health. Augusta University offers an online Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. This degree gives you the skills you need to provide preventative dental services, nonsurgical instrumentation, and dental hygiene education to your community.
The program focuses on teaching communication skills that allow you to interact empathetically with diverse groups. Classwork includes a study of biology, dental anatomy, radiology, dental microbiology, pharmacology, patient care, and more.
If you enjoy working with your hands, with others, and promoting health and wellness, this degree might be the right fit for you.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Augusta University is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationAssociate Degree
Recommended GPA2.5 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)
- Minimum of an associate degree with a major in dental hygiene from a program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation