Master of Science in Dental Hygiene
Eastern Washington University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Dental Hygiene prepares students to meet the challenges of a dental profession in a program designed to mold students who are technically, intellectually, and ethically prepared to commit.  The curriculum develops critical thinking skills, the desire to participate in and contribute to diverse learning, and translational research opportunities, helping graduates become leaders in their communities who can provide comprehensive care to diverse populations in a variety of contexts.  The program aims to meet individual needs as it prepares students with a sense of cultural sensitivity and ethics along with transferrable skills in communication, problem solving, and the ability to succeed in multidisciplinary team settings.


  • BS in dental hygiene or related field from a US or Canadian accredited program
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Current US or Canadian dental hygiene license
  • Criminal background check
  • Current health care provider CPR certification

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities