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Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene

Program Details

The Dental Hygiene degree at Southern Illinois University is designed to help students gain more knowledge, skills, and values related to the growing and changing health care system. Students will learn practical instruction for being a licensed dental hygienist.


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

  • Must have 60 or more transferable college hours

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission