The pre-dental hygiene curriculum consists of required coursework that is necessary prior to professional program application and entry. The prerequisite course list is under File Downloads on this page.
Printable transfer guides are available under File Downloads that outline the courses you should take for transfer to Oregon Tech. You may also utilize the online transfer equivalency database or transfer guides under Additional Resources.
Please contact an advisor at your school for help in scheduling or transfer questions, or contact these people at Oregon Tech:
Klamath Falls - Jill Schultz, Department Chair for Dental Hygiene, 541-885-1366, firstname.lastname@example.org
Salem - Paula Hendrix, Program Director, 503-584-7103, email@example.com
La Grande - Viki Points, Academic Director, 541-962-2169, firstname.lastname@example.org
DHE 100 Introduction to Dental Hygiene
If you are taking pre-dental hygiene courses at a community college and planning to transfer to one of Oregon Tech’s dental hygiene programs you will need to take DHE 100 Introduction to Dental Hygiene. DHE 100 is offered each term, and registration information can be found here. You must have successfully completed or be in process of completing DHE 100 at the time of program application or by the end of spring term of the year of application.