What will I learn?

The dental hygiene program at the University of Southern Indiana is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association, a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education.

The dental hygiene program has three tracks. Track I is a traditional four year entry level program. Track II is a bachelor degree completion option for dental hygienists who hold an associate degree. Track III is an accelerated three year entry level program. All tracks require 120 credit hours for the degree.

Which department am I in?

College of Nursing and Health Professions

Study options

Full Time (Minimum of 120 semester hours of credit)

Tuition fees
US$19,611.00 per year
This fee is for 30 credit hours
Start date

Expected January, August 2022


College of Nursing and Health Professions

8600 University Boulevard,



47712, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have earned a diploma from an accredited high school, but never attended a college or university before (other than ESL). English Language Requirements: TOEFL (Internet based) - 71, TOEFL (Paper based) - 55, TOEFL (Computerized) - 197; IELTS - 6; Cambridge English (Advanced) - Minimum grade C; ELS Completion Level 112; APIEL 3.

For international students

Students with high school or equivalent degrees. Grade Point Average requirements: Cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale

English Language Requirements:

TOEFL (iBT) – 71, TOEFL (Computerized) – 197, IELTS – 6, Cambridge English (Advanced) - Minimum grade C.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.