Dental Hygiene Curriculum Map

Curriculum

The following are required courses and recommended terms for students attending on the Klamath Falls campus.

These maps are provided for general planning purposes only. Students should consult with their academic advisor for complete degree requirements.

FallWinterSpringSummer
BIO200 Medical Terminology 2      
BIO231 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4      
CHE101 Introduction to Chemistry 3      
CHE104 Introduction to Chemistry Laboratory 1      
DH100 Introduction to Dental Hygiene 2      
MATH100 Intermediate Algebra or higher 4      
Total   16      
BIO105 Microbiology   4    
BIO232 Human Anatomy and Physiology II   4    
CHE102 Introduction to Organic Chemistry   3    
CHE105 Introduction to Organic Chemistry Laboratory   1    
SOC204 Introduction to Sociology   3    
WRI121 English Composition   3    
Total     18    
BIO205 Nutrition     3  
BIO233 Human Anatomy and Physiology III     4  
CHE103 Introduction to Biochemistry     3  
CHE106 Introduction to Biochemistry Laboratory     1  
SPE111 Public Speaking     3  
WRI122 Argumentative Writing     3  
Total       17  
Total         0
FallWinterSpringSummer
CHE360 Clinical Pharmacology for the Health Professions 3      
DH221 Dental Hygiene Clinical Practice and Seminar I 4      
DH225 Head and Neck Anatomy, Histology and Embryology 3      
DH240 Prevention I 3      
DH366 Dental Anatomy 2      
Total   15      
DH222 Dental Hygiene Clinical Practice and Seminar II   4    
DH241 Prevention II   3    
DH244 General and Oral Pathology   3    
DH252 Oral Radiology I   3    
DH275 Dental Ethics   2    
SPE321 Small Group and Team Communication   3    
Total     18    
DH223 Dental Hygiene Clinical Practice and Seminar III     3  
DH242 Prevention III     3  
DH253 Oral Radiology II     2  
DH254 Introduction to Periodontology     1  
DH267 Emergency Procedures     3  
DH380 Community Dental Health I     2  
Social Science Elective     3  
Total       17  
Total         0
FallWinterSpringSummer
BUS317 or 215 Healthcare Management or Principles of Management 3      
DH321 Dental Hygiene Clinical Practice and Seminar IV 4      
DH340 Prevention IV 3      
DH354 Periodontology 3      
DH381 Community Dental Health II 2      
Psychology Elective 3      
Total   18      
DH322 Dental Hygiene Clinical Practice and Seminar V   3    
DH341 Prevention V   3    
DH351 Pain Management I   3    
DH382 Community Dental Health III   2    
WRI227 Technical Report Writing   3    
Humanities Elective   3    
Total     17    
DH323 Dental Hygiene Clinical Practice and Seminar VI     5  
DH344 Advanced General and Oral Pathology     3  
DH352 Pain Management II     2  
DH363 Dental Materials     4  
DH383 Community Dental Health IV     1  
Total       15  
Total         0
FallWinterSpringSummer
DH422 Dental Hygiene Clinical Practice and Seminar VIII 5      
DH462 Restorative Dentistry II 2      
DH475 EDBM in Healthcare I 3      
Communication Elective 3      
Humanities Elective 3      
Total   16      
DH423 Dental Hygiene Clinical Practice and Seminar IX   5    
DH454 Dental Practice Management   3    
DH463 Restorative Dentistry III   2    
DH476 EDBM in Healthcare II   3    
Humanities Elective   3    
Psychology Elective   3    
Total     19    
Total       0  
AHED450 Instructional Methods       3
BUS331 Personal Finance       3
DH421 Dental Hygiene Clinical Practice and Seminar VII       4
DH461 Restorative Dentistry I       2
MATH243 Introductory Statistics       4
Total         16

Total Credits Required for B.S. in Dental Hygiene: 204

The map above is for a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. View the curriculum map for the Associate of Applied Science degree.