Health Sciences

Your Pathway to Become a Dental Hygienist

A Dental Hygienist works alongside a dentist to examine patients for signs of oral diseases. 

Dental Hygienists are essential for patient care and:

  • provide preventive care
  • clean patients’ teeth
  • operate dental equipment
  • educate patients about oral health

SFSC’s Associate in Science in Dental Hygiene:

Plan your future by following the Dental Hygiene Program Map.

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