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.
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.
- Graduates of the Dental Hygiene Program will utilize evidenced-based knowledge and clinical competencies required to provide current, comprehensive dental hygiene services.
- Graduates of the Dental Hygiene Program will communicate effectively to acquire, develop and convey ideas and information to diverse populations.
- Graduates of the Dental Hygiene Program will adhere to the ethical, legal and professional conduct expected of the dental hygiene profession.