Dental Hygiene Division Goals
Division of Dental Hygiene goals
To prepare highly qualified dental hygiene healthcare professionals.
To provide a competency-based educational program.
To provide patient-centered, comprehensive, evidence-based dental hygiene care.
To provide advanced education opportunities for graduate dental hygienists.
To provide continuing education experiences/courses for graduate dental hygienists.
To conduct/participate in research that contributes to the dental hygiene body of knowledge.
To prepare graduates who provide culturally competent care.
To provide students with opportunities for academic service learning and oral health promotion in the community.
To prepare graduates for roles as leaders, organizers and advocates in the dental hygiene profession.