Oregon Tech/Chemeketa Dental Hygiene (Salem, OR)

Please see the How to Apply page for the application process and deadlines.

The bachelor degree program is a partnership between Oregon Tech and Chemeketa. The classrooms and dental hygiene clinic are in Chemeketa's state of the art Health & Science Building. Dental hygiene classes are taught on the Chemeketa campus with an occasional mix of online learning. Students learn and practice dental hygiene skills in the campus-based clinic where they see patients.

The program requires one year of prerequisite (pre-dental hygiene) coursework prior to entry into the professional program. Enrollment in the professional program is limited to 20 students. Enrollment in pre-dental hygiene courses is open to anyone meeting Chemeketa admission requirements.

Please refer to the recommended pre-dental hygiene course sequence in File Downloads on this page.

For academic advising or more information, please contact:

Chemeketa Community College

Pre-Dental Hygiene

Counseling & Career Services

Oregon Institute of Technology

Dental Hygiene Program Advising

Paula Hendrix, EPDH, MEd, Program Director, Assistant Professor

OfficeChemeketa 8 - 109D
Dental Hygiene student at Chemeketa Community College