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M.Sc. On Campus

Dental Hygiene

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

24 months
Duration
5664 USD/year
5664 USD/year
600 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science (M.S.) degree Dental Hygiene program at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio offers graduate students in-depth learning experiences in research methods, teaching, and the health care sciences.

Overview

The mission of the Dental Hygiene program at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is to educate professionals for positions of leadership in their respective professions. The goal of this program is to prepare dental hygienists to expand the knowledge base and skill set of the profession by nurturing the intellectual development of the professional.

Learning outcomes

The University of Texas Heath Science Center at San Antonio Master of Science in Dental Hygiene degree prepares professional dental hygienists with specialized skills in one or more of the following areas: health promotion/education, management/administration, research, advanced clinical practice, and consumer advocacy.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Clinical Administration Practicum
  • Teaching Internship
  • Public Health Practicum
  • Research Apprenticeship
  • Research Ethics
  • Research Principles and Applications
  • Health Promotion

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a nationally and regionally accredited institution of higher education in the United States.
  • Graduation from an accredited dental hygiene program recognized by the American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) within the United States and Canada.
  • Successful completion of the Dental Hygiene National Board Examination.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5664 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2832 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    5664 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2832 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 300 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for San Antonio

972 - 1507 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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