Dental Hygiene

You can earn an associate’s degree in dental hygiene or a certificate in dental assisting at MCC for a rewarding career. Located in Mohave County Arizona, MCC’s accredited dental hygiene degree program welcomes students from nearby New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, Nevada and Southern California. As a dental hygienist graduate, you will earn an income well above average for graduates of technical college degree programs. Click here and we’ll send you more information about the program.

The Dental Hygiene program is designed to prepare the student to take the national and state licensing examinations for Dental Hygiene. Students must adhere to the prescribed program if they are to complete the program and become eligible to take the exams.

All General Education coursework must be completed with a grade point average of 2.8 or above and a grade of “C” or higher in all courses, prior to beginning Dental Hygiene classes. Science courses must have been taken within the last 10 years.

Students must complete an application specific to the Dental Hygiene program and have their acceptance into the program confirmed prior to enrolling in any dental hygiene coursework.

The program accepts 18 students each fall. The application deadline is March 1st.

Class of: 2012 2013 2014
NBDHE 100% 100% 100%
WREB Anesthesia 100% 100% 100%
WREB Dental Hygiene 100% 100% 100%
Job Placement 100% 100% (2 unknown) 90% (2 unknown)
Completion Rate 83% 78% 72%