Bachelor of Science with a major in Dental Hygiene (completion program)
The Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene online program is designed for RDHs with an associate or diploma degree in dental hygiene from a CODA accredited dental hygiene program. Admission to the program is based upon meeting the criteria for admission and acceptance to Georgia Highlands College and the Department of Dental Hygiene.
The RDH-BSDH program curriculum emphasizes student-centered learning and incorporates interdisciplinary components. Graduates of the program will have the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values necessary for positions of responsibility in a variety of healthcare, educational, research, and community settings. In addition, graduates will be able to effectively interact with other health professionals in a competent, collaborative, and ethical manner. The RDH-BSDH is a degree completion program is offered fully online with the exception of an internship course that can be completed in the student’s local community.
Commission on Dental Accreditation