Nov 29, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

Health Science Major, Dental Hygiene Option, BS, HS01


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Fast Track Eligible     Major Code HS01     Bachelor of Science          Summary Degree Requirements  

General Education Core 42 Requirements: 26 Hours


  • Area 1A     6 hours Social & Behavioral Sciences - fulfilled by PSY 0100  and SOC 0110  
  • Area 1B     3 hours Civic Engagement - see below for options
  • Area 2A     6 hours Written Communication - see below for options
  • Area 2B     3 hours Oral Communication - see below for options
  • Area 3       7 hours Natural Science 1 with and one without lab - fulfilled by required Biology and Chemistry courses
  • Area 4       3 hours Mathematics - see below for options
  • Area 5A     6 hours Humanities - see below for options
  • Area 5B     3 hours Fine Arts - see below for options
  • Area 5C     3 hours Global Competencies - fulfilled by HS 0305  
  • Area 5D     2 hours Health and Wellness - see below for options
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Institutional Degree Requirement: 1 Hour


Electives Upper Division: 0 Hours


As needed to total 120 approved credit hours (including 39 upper division 300-400 level).

Total Hours: 120


PSY 100 and SOC 110 fulfill General Education Core Requirements Area 1A (6 hours).  Biology and Chemistry required courses fulfill Area 3A & 3B (7 hours).  HS 305 fulfills area 5C.

Institutional requirement UE 0100  may also be met by HNRS 0101  (2 credit hours).

Students who transfer with an Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene may qualify for upper division retro-credit hours. See Dental Hygiene Department for details.

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