Master of Science in Dental Hygiene
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Program Details

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities offers the online MS in Dental Hygiene with a concentration in Education Track. This program prepares professionals for the field through didactic, clinic, and laboratory coursework. Students of the program will be equipped for research, academia, or administrative positions within dental hygiene.

Sample of Program Requirements:

  • Dental Hygiene Supervised Didactic Student Teaching 
  • Dental Hygiene Clinic Administration
  • Curriculum and Course Development
  • The Discipline of Dental Hygiene

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Dental Accreditation, American Dental Association (CODA)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Must be currently licensed as a dental hygienist in any US state
  • A two-week on-campus visit required for the Education track
  • GRE scores required for Management track