College of Health and Human Services

2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Progression Plans are for planning purposes
only; see the catalog for official details.

Dental Hygiene - Degree Completion Program, Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene

Program Information

Students may transfer in up to 90 hours of credit. However, all Liberal Studies and other graduation requirements must be met with at least 30 hours of upper division coursework completed at NAU.
Advising Contact:
Extended Campuses Student Service Center
1800-426-8315
Online.advising@nau.edu

Degree Completion Program Dental Hygiene
Dental Hygiene Completion Requirements 9 hours
DH 350 Contemporary Issues      3 
DH 440 Cultural Ethics (complete DH 350 1st) 3 
DH 450 Research Eval. (complete stats 270 1st) 3 
 Total Units 9
Junior Writing Experience: choose from for 3 hours
DH 373W Public Health (complete stats 270 1st)  3 
HHS 300W Ethics of Health Care     3 
 Total Units  3
 
Senior Capstone
DH 495C DH Outcomes
(must complete DH 450 and either junior writing requirement 1st) 3
 Total Units 3
DH Elective: choose from for 3 hours
DH 340 Oral Pathology (offered in the fall ) 3 
DH 430 Teaching Internship (offered in the spring) 3 
BBA 303 Business Management Fundamentals 3 
 Total Units  3 
Total DH required courses  18 units
 
12 additional upper division courses required.
Please work with your advisor to determine which courses will work best with your previous transfer credits.