Mission, Vision and Program Outcomes

Mission:  
 
Building upon the mission, vision and values of the College of Health Professions, the Dental Hygiene Program will be a leader in providing opportunities for innovative teaching and learning in career-oriented technologies for the professional education of entry level dental hygienists.
 
Vision:
 
The vision of the Dental Hygiene Program is to be recognized as the premier education program that maintains a student centered environment and fosters life-long learning and leadership.
 
Program Outcomes:
 
1. Graduates of the Dental Hygiene Program will utilize evidenced-based knowledge and clinical competencies required to provide current, comprehensive dental hygiene services.
2. Graduates of the Dental Hygiene Program will communicate effectively to acquire, develop and convey ideas and information to diverse populations.
3. Graduates of the Dental Hygiene Program will adhere to the ethical, legal and professional conduct expected of the dental hygiene profession.