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Dear Prospective Dental Hygiene Students:

Thank you for your interest in Collin College's Dental Hygiene Program.

These pages have been designed to answer your questions regarding dental hygiene admission procedures, required courses, tuition/fees, etc. If you have further questions after reading this information you may contact the Dental Hygiene Center as follows:

Office Phone: (972) 548-6535

Office Fax: (972) 548- 6536

or a Dental Hygiene Advisor at (972) 548-6778

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Dental Hygiene is rated as an Exemplary Program in the State of Texas by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and has been awarded Accreditation with the American Dental Association's (ADA) Commission on Dental Accreditation.  The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education.  The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL  60611.

Dental Hygiene is a two-year program that begins in the fall semester of each year.  Dental hygiene classes are scheduled at the Central Park Campus in McKinney.  Enrollment is limited and admission is competitive.  Admission to Collin College does not imply or guarantee admission to the Dental Hygiene Program.  The program application deadline is 5:00 P.M. Friday, January 30, 2015.

Upon successful completion of the program, the student is awarded an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is eligible to sit for national and regional licensing examinations.

Good luck with your application process!

Specific program requirements and program selection and acceptance criteria are subject to change at any time and without notice. It is the applicant's responsibility to keep informed of current program requirements.

Fall 2014 Dental Hygiene Information Sessions 




Thursday, September 18, 2014

6:00- 9:00pm

Room B107, CPC

Thursday, October 16, 2014

2:00- 4:00 pm

Room J106, PRC

Thursday, November 13, 2014

2:00- 4:00 pm

Room BB118, SCC





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