Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene
Old Dominion University

Program Details

Old Dominion University offers the online Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene as a degree-completion program that is designed for licensed dental hygienist who already have training and experience. Students will be prepared to have a wide range of employment opportunities and a foundation for graduate study.

Careers in Dental Hygiene include the following:

  • Global Health
  • Public and Community Health
  • Higher Education and Research
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Marketing
  • Administration and Management


This is a bachelor completion program. A total of 120 credits are required, including transfer credits.

  • Certificate or associate degree program in dental hygiene
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended institutions
  • Current certificate in Basic Life Support (CPR and Obstructed Airway)

Special Accreditation

Commission on Dental Education of the American Dental Association (CODA)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

This program is not available in the following states: Washington