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Program Details

  • Award: Associate in Science
  • Credits: 88
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This program prepares students to take the Dental Hygiene National Board Examination and State Board Licensing Examination. Selection of applicants is made on a competitive basis. Clinic experience is included in the program. Students take courses in the basic sciences, liberal arts and general education, as well as dental science courses. Students also have experience in dental clinics on and off campus, and in dental offices.

Program Locations

  • Normandale Community College 55431

Labor Market Information

  • Dental Hygienists

  • Median wage: $34.67/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • College Health Specialties Teachers

  • Median wage: $74,801/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Normandale Community College
Normandale Community College
9700 France Ave. S. Bloomington, MN 55431 Toll-Free: (800) 481-5412 Local: (952) 358-8201 TTY: (952) 358-8625