Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene
University of Bridgeport

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of Bridgeport is for licensed dental hygienists who have completed their associate’s degrees from an accredited school. The University of Bridgeport is the world’s first dental hygiene school. This customizable online program can be completed in as little as two years.

Classes include, but are not limited to:

  • Advanced clinical concepts
  • Instructional strategies for the health professional
  • Statistical reasoning

Students will learn how to develop, lead, and manage community dental hygiene programs, communicate effectively through all means, and participate in collaborative efforts that allow for advanced career opportunities. Some of those opportunities include Advocate, Clinician, Administrator, Researcher, and Educator. The online bachelor’s degree program in dental hygiene gives graduates the opportunities to advance their careers and help people to become healthier through quality dental hygiene.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Bridgeport is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene