About the Program
The BS-DH Bachelor of Science Degree Completion Program is designed for dental hygiene graduates of accredited associate degree programs. The degree completion curriculum is offered completely online to accomodate students who are already gainfully employed. Prior to application, students are strongly encouraged to complete all University System of Georgia graduation and core curriculum requirements. Students must complete the core curriculum (60 hours) and Degree Completion Program (30 hours) before being awarded Professional Credit (30 hours) prior to graduation.
Please see the Office of Academic Admissions website for specific admissions information: http://www.augusta.edu/admissions/hs-programs/dental-hygiene-dc.php
In addition to demonstrating personal characteristics appropriate for a health professions career, students must satisfy general and specific technical standards. Visit http://www.augusta.edu/alliedhealth/dental_hygiene/prospective.php to review these requirements.
The university participates in all federal student aid programs as well as state and private programs. The university helps students fund their education through grants, scholarships, loans, a service commitment program and/or employment.
Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association
211 East Chicago Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Estimated Tuition and Fees
For estimated tuition and fees, please see the Financial Information section of this catalog.
Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene - Degree Completion Curriculum