Our first class graduated from Monroe Community College in 1965. We average between 30 and 40 graduates per year. Almost all of our program graduates meet their employment expectations.
Did You Know?
The job outlook for Dental Hygienists is favorable with a median income of $66,570. (National Occupational Employment & Wage Study, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)
To be a qualified applicant, The following entrance requirements for Dental Hygiene must be met:
High school algebra or MTH 098 at MCC or equivalent/higher college level math with a grade of "C" or better
High school biology/living environment or BIO 120, BIO 133*, BIO 142, BIO 144, or BIO 155 at MCC or equivalent transfer credit with a grade of "C" or better. Note: If applicant chooses to take the BIO 142/143 or BIO 144/145 sequence, he/she will need the prerequisite of BIO 132 (lab) and BIO 133 (lecture).
High school chemistry or CHE 100, CHE 124, CHE 145, or CHE 151 at MCC or equivalent transfer credit with a grade of "C" or better
Refer to http://www.monroecc.edu/depts/healthprof/documents/dentalhygiene.pdf for competitive admission information