Bachelor Degree Completion Program
Admission Requirements: Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene from an Accredited Program; license to practice dental hygiene; GPA to be considered.
PROGRAM OF STUDY
|Liberal Arts and Sciences (30 credits)||Credits|
All general education requirements must be met.
Please see the college catalog for details
(Approximately 15 credits beyond the associate degree).
|The Arts (GE)||3|
|MTH 110 Statistics*||3|
|American/Other World/Western Civilization History||3|
|BIO 240 Bioethics||3|
|Foreign Language - Level II (GE)||3|
|Liberal Arts and Sciences Electives**
|Support Courses (3 credits)||Credits|
|BCS 102 Introduction to Computers||3|
|Dental Hygiene (27 credits)||Credits|
|DEN 301W Current Issues in Dental Hygiene||2|
|DEN 303 Practice Management for Quality Assurance||3|
|DEN 309 Oral Epidemiology in Public Health||3|
|DEN 310 Teaching Strategies for Health Care Educators||3|
|DEN 401W Health Science Research: Principles and Methods||3|
|DEN 402 Gerontology and Special Needs Patients||3|
|DEN 406W Proposals and Grant Management for Health Programs||3|
|DEN 407 Dental Hygiene Practicum Seminar||1|
|DEN 409 Dental Hygiene Practicum||3|
|Free Elective or||3|
|Specialized Elective - DEN 410 Dental Hygiene Study Abroad in Sweden||4|
|Total Credits ;||60 - 61|
* Will satisfy the general education competency in math.
** Must be 200 level or above.
Students who transfer to the SUNY Farmingdale B.S. program in Dental Hygiene from an AAS program in Dental Hygiene may need to take 2-3 additional courses to satisfy the Liberal Arts and General Education Requirements. These additional courses should be taken in the first semester of enrollment and during summer sessions.