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Brigham Young University (BYU)

There are thirty-three (33) units of prerequisites required for the Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene [BSDH] degree program at UCDH. Below are the prerequisite classes and general education classes from Brigham Young University (BYU) that will transfer to UCDH.

Bachelor's [BSDH]

MMBIO 221 & MMBIO 222 General Microbiology and Lab
*PDBIO 210 or PDBIO 220 Human Anatomy with Lab (3 credits)
PDBIO 305 Human Physiology with Lab

CHEM 101 Introductory General Chemistry or 105 General College Chemistry

College Level Math (100 level or higher)

NDFS 100 Essentials of Human Nutrition
WRTG 150 Writing and Rhetoric 

STDEV 150 Public Speaking
SOC 111 Introductory Sociology

PSYCH 111 Introduction to Psychological Science

*Information current as of 1-25-18.  Subject to change without notice.  Call for details.

*Note:  PDBIO 210 and PDBIO 220 will transfer only 3 credit hours into the UCDH program.  UCDH requires 4 credit hours  for Anatomy, therefore, you must take or be able to apply one more science credit hour to fulfill UCDH requirements.

UCDH is a division of Careers Unlimited L.L.C.

ACCREDITATION: The program in dental hygiene is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) [and has been granted the accreditation status of "approval without reporting requirements"]. The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4635 or at 211 East Chicago AvenueChicagoIL 60611-2678.  In addition, the Utah College of Dental Hygiene (UCDH) is a Division of Careers Unlimited L.L.C. and is an Accredited Member College ACCSC (www.accsc.org).

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