Prospective Students

Entry Level Program

Are you interested in a career in dental hygiene?

The Ohio State University offers you all the benefits of an education at a Big Ten university with the professional learning environment at a highly regarded dental college. Our four year program will prepare you for practice and licensure as a Registered Dental Hygienist and provide a background of current research to help you provide the best quality care to your patients. You will also engage in community service and outreach activities as part of a well-rounded education. Learn more about the practice of Dental Hygiene.

Please take a look at the information on our website to become familiar with our admissions requirements and process. If you have questions, please join us for one of our virtual admissions overview sessions that are held on various afternoons throughout the spring and summer. You can find information and register for these events on our calendar. Additionally, you are always welcome to submit a question to an admissions counselor. 

At a Glance

Degree Granted: Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene

Length of program: 4 years (2 + 2 curriculum)

Deadline for application: January 15

International students accepted: Yes