Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene
University of Missouri-Kansas City

Program Details

University of Missouri – Kansas City offers a Dental Hygiene degree completion program. The program gives students a competitive edge in dental hygiene and careers within public health. The curriculum gives an emphasis on interprofessional connections and quality education.


This is a bachelor completion program. A total of 124 credits are required, including transfer credits.

  • Graduate from an accredited dental hygiene program
  • Submit National Dental Hygiene Board Examination results
  • Have earned a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5
  • Have an up-to-date dental hygiene state license
  • Three references
  • Provide official transcripts of all previous academic work

School Accreditation Statement

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