Since 2006, 95% of our graduates have found jobs in the field, are continuing their education or are serving in the military.
Due to state authorization requirements for distance learning that are particular to each state, students who reside in Alabama, Arkansas, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada and North Carolina can no longer be enrolled in online classes at St. Petersburg College as long as they are residents of those states. If you have questions regarding this new policy, please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Costs for the Dental Hygiene B.A.S. degree.
The shortest wait times are in the morning. To be sure you will see an advisor, please arrive at least one hour before closing. Limited services may be available up to an hour before closing, depending on the number of students waiting.
SPC’s Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Dental Hygiene is the first and only bachelor's degree program in dental hygiene in Florida and is one of the largest degree completion programs in the nation. This online program can help licensed dental hygienists improve their career opportunities in management, education or sales.
This program is for licensed dental hygienists seeking a bachelor's degree.
Research linking oral health and overall physical health continues to
increase the demand for preventive dental care. Nationally, dental
hygiene employment is expected to increase 38 percent by 2020, faster than average for all occupations. In Florida,
dental hygienists will remain in demand as job growth is expected to
grow by more than 30% through 2018.
Dental hygiene programs seeking qualified faculty will require a minimum of a bachelor's degree.
Graduates of our programs work in dental offices, public health
clinics, hospitals, nursing homes, managed care facilities, dental
hygiene education, dental and pharmaceutical sales and management.
Dr. Rebecca Ludwig, Dean, HEC, 727-341-4150
Jeanette Siladie, Instructor in Charge, HEC, 727-341-3799
Important Notice to Current Baccalaureate Students: To view a list of the classes you need to take before you can graduate, login to MySPC and choose My Learning Plan. Contact your advisor with any questions.
APPROVED REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS WITH CATALOG YEAR
20131/0475 (BEGINNING 8/19/13) OR LATER
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A.S. degree students are required to complete the thirty-six (36) credit general education requirement of St. Petersburg College. Refer to the College Catalog for a list of specific courses for each category below. Lower and Upper division general education must total a minimum of thirty-six (36) credits.
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