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Dental Hygiene (ONLINE), M.S.

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

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The mission of the program is to educate professionals for positions of leadership in their respective professions.


UT Health San Antonio Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
7703 Floyd Curl Dr., MC 7904
San Antonio, Texas, 78229, United States

What We Offer

Summary

The Master of Science (M.S.) in Dental Hygiene degree program offers graduate students in-depth learning experiences in research methods, teaching, and the health care sciences. The mission of the program is to educate professionals for positions of leadership in their respective professions. The goal of this program is to prepare dental hygienists to expand the knowledge base and skill set of the profession by nurturing the intellectual development of the professional.


Academic Fields

Dental Hygiene/Hygienist.
Dental Services and Allied Professions, Other.
Dental Public Health and Education.
Dental Clinical Sciences, General.
Dental Assisting/Assistant.

Degrees

Master's Degree, MS, Masters in Dental Hygiene


Formats

Full Time, Part Time, Online or Distance

Keywords

Dental Hygiene Higher Education, Dental Hygiene Research, Public Health Promotions and Policy

Contacts

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
anthonyc@uthscsa.edu
gsbs@uthscsa.edu
(210) 567-3709

Yvonne Valdez

Yvonne Valdez
Program Coordinator-Admissions, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
valdezy3@uthscsa.edu

Professor Melanie Taverna MSDH, RDH

Professor Melanie Taverna MSDH, RDH
Director of Dental Hygiene Online Graduate Programs
taverna@uthscsa.edu
Taverna@UTHSCSA.edu
210-567-3858

Who We're Looking For

Summary

- Graduate from an accredited dental hygiene program recognized by the American Dental Association & Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) within the United States or Canada.
- Bachelor’s degree from a nationally and regionally accredited institution of higher education in the
United States.
- Current licensure as a Registered Dental Hygienist in any state in the United States or Canada.


Academic Backgrounds


Target GPA

B+ = 3.0-3.2

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