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Dental Hygiene, M.Sc.

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The Master of Science degree in Dental Hygiene is an advanced degree; therefore, the program is designed for students who are licensed dental hygienists with baccalaureate degrees. Graduates will be prepared for various career opportunities within the health care arena.

About

Program goals of this graduate level dental hygiene program are to prepare professional dental hygienists to:

  • Assume leadership roles in academics, rural and community health settings, research, professional associations or commercial industry;
  • Develop advanced clinical abilities that improve oral health and access to dental hygiene care;
  • Acquire research abilities that contribute to the scientific dental hygiene body of knowledge;
  • Assume responsibility for professional development through life-long learning capability; and
  • Provide a foundation for future doctoral education. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Graduate Seminar
  • Professional Development Topics
  • Experimental Course
  • Program Development and Evaluation
  • Special Care Populations
  • Administration and Management of Healthcare Organizations
  • Progressive Dental Hygiene Theory
  • Progress Dent Hygiene Pract
  • Leadership Strategies to Improve Health Care

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    37 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Applications for admission are online (www.isu.edu/graduate) by clicking on the Apply Now button.
  • Applicants applying as degree-seeking students must request that each institution at which they have taken any post-secondary work submit one official transcript directly to the 
  • Some programs require additional information (e.g., letters of recommendation)
  • Applicants must clearly indicate the desired graduate program on the application form.
  • GRE/GMAT/MAT may be required for degree-seeking applicants at the discretion of the department

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23704 USD/year
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  • National

    8928 USD/year
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Living costs for Idaho Falls

  • 680 - 970 USD/month
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