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Just like flossing and brushing your teeth everyday gives you a beautiful smile, starting your dental career with our AA in health sciences degree gives you a direct path to our Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. The demand for dental professionals, like Dental Hygienists, is expected to grow 6%.* The average annual salary ranges from over $54,000 to over $77,000.*

You can apply to the Dental Hygiene Core once you have met certain criteria and have successfully completed the prerequisite courses. These criteria include:

  • Submission of an application to Hodges University
  • A GPA of 2.5 for all of the prerequisite courses listed within the Pre-Dental Hygiene Core

Once you have met the entry requirements, you can submit the secondary application to the Dental Hygiene Program.

Hodges University's Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA).

*According to CareerOneStop

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