Dental Hygiene, M.Sc. | University of Washington | Seattle, United States
24 months
Duration
31530 USD/year
31530 USD/year
18057 USD/year
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About

The intent of this two-year Dental Hygiene program from University of Washington is to train dental hygienists to teach relevant basic and applied science courses (e.g., oral histology, oral pathology) in dental hygiene programs.  Completion of the required courses normally takes 8 quarters and at least 70 credit hours.

Overview

Key facts

The overall goal of the Dental Hygiene program from University of Washington is to train dental hygienists to be educators and teachers.  Students receive comprehensive training in many of the basic and applied (clinical) sciences, participate in clinical care of special needs patients, and  in a research project.  The program is non-thesis, but students will be required to complete a capstone research project.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Physiology
  • Oral Microbiology
  • Oral Histology & Embryology 
  • Oral Pathology Intro
  • Oral Biology Seminar
  • Immunologic Aspects of Oral Disease
  • Biostatistics in Dentistry
  • Clinical Epidemiology & Study Design
  • Teaching Methods in Medical Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
120

Credits

70 alternative credits

quarter credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
120

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold the minimum equivalent of a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.1 or its equivalent from a foreign institution2 or a Bologna bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 180 European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) credits.
  • All students confirming enrollment must provide an official (sealed) transcript and degree statement (with date of award & title of degree awarded) for verification to Graduate Enrollment Management Services (GEMS). 
  • Have earned at least a 3.0 grade-point-average (on a 4 point scale) from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.1 or its equivalent from a foreign institution

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31530 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 31530 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    31530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31530 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    18057 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18057 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Seattle

1480 - 2580 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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