Students earning an associate in science degree in dental hygiene must complete 100 credits. Courses must include the University Core Curriculum for associate degrees and the required courses listed below. Students enrolled in the dental hygiene clinical course sequence (DHYG 2220, DHYG 2240, DHYG 3330, DHYG 3350, DHYG 4460), must be enrolled in a full-time course of study. Students must achieve a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.70 or above at the University of New Haven preceding entry into the fall semester sophomore-level dental hygiene clinical course sequence. Students must enroll in the dental hygiene courses DHYG 3330 and DHYG 3342 during the designated summer session, scheduled after completion of the sophomore clinical course sequence.
University Core Curriculum
The completion of 28 credits of University Core Curriculum with the following restrictions is required: