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Herzing Dental Hygiene Program

Begin your exciting career as a Dental Hygienist through Herzing's Minneapolis Campus.

  • Bachelor's degree program
  • CODA-accredited*
  • Transfer friendly
  • No waiting list!
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Next Start: July 11th

Minneapolis - Dental Hygiene

Begin your exciting career as a Dental Hygienist through Herzing's Minneapolis Campus.

  • Bachelor's degree program
  • CODA-accredited*
  • Transfer friendly
  • No waiting list!
Are you ready to get started?
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Prepare to Join a Fast-Growing Occupation

If you recognize the importance of oral health and enjoy helping others, a career as a dental hygienist could be right for you. Through Herzing's Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene program, you could prepare to join this growing field in as few as 36 months. 

Total Months
36 Months or Less
Total Credits
120 Credits

Graduates of Herzing's dental hygienist program will be prepared to sit for the National Board Dental Hygiene Exam, Jurisprudence Exam, and the CRDTS Examination, which (upon successful completion) would provide the graduate the opportunity to become a Licensed Dental Hygienist (LDH).

The Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA, 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, 60611-2678.)

What will I learn in Herzing's dental hygiene program?

Core courses include:

  • Dental and Medical Terminology
  • Medical Emergencies in Dentistry
  • Orofacial Structure, Histology and Embryology
  • Dental Hygiene Preclinical
  • Dental Management and Technologies
  • General and Oral Pathology
  • Introduction to Patient Care
  • Principles of Dental Radiography
  • Community Dental Health
  • Radiography Interpretation
  • Dental Hygiene Clinical Practice
  • Periodontology 
  • Cultural Diversity in Dental Hygiene
  • Leadership in Dental Hygiene
  • Clinical Theory and Scientific Basis
  • Dental Materials
  • Pain Management
  • Contemporary Issues in Dental Hygiene
  • Diverse Needs in Patient Populations
  • Dental Hygiene Ethics and Jurisprudence
  • Dental Hygiene Board Review
  • Dental Hygiene Capstone

Take the next step to learn more about Herzing's dental hygiene program.

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At Herzing, we believe that providing you with a caring, supportive community will have a positive impact on your learning experience. We know our students by name and are committed to your academic, personal, and professional success. Discover why Herzing's student-first approach, individual attention, and caring community set us apart from other colleges and universities.

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*The Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene,  Associate of Applied Science in Dental Assisting and the Diploma in Dental Assisting programs offered by Herzing University Minneapolis are accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA, 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, 60611-2678).

Herzing University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission - www.hlcommission.org.
For more information about Herzing University's graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, visit info.herzing.edu.

Herzing University admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.

Not all programs are approved in all states.

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