Dental Hygiene Requirements
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
- The Dental Hygiene program offered by The University of Tennessee Health Science Center is a baccalaureate program. Students completing prerequisite courses at The University of Memphis may enter the U of M as undecided or select one of our undergraduate majors.
- It is the applicant's responsibility to research each school and review recommended coursework in addition to verifying the prerequisites listed below. Application dates and deadlines may vary.
- Students are strongly encouraged to meet with the pre-professional advisor early in their academic career to discuss plans of study, student involvement, the application process to professional school, etc.
- Helpful Resources
|Courses||U of M Course||# of hours required by University of Tennessee Health Science Center|
|Anatomy & Physiology||BIOL 2010/2011
|General Biology||BIOL 1110/1111||4|
|General Chemistry||CHEM 1110/1111
|English Composition||ENGL 1010
|English Literature||ENGL 2201 or ENGL 2202||3|
|College Algebra||Math 1710 or higher||3|
|Medical Terminology||CLAS 3021 or HMSE 2000||2 - 3|
|Electives||See Advisor for options||9 -10 hours needed to reach 60 total