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  • Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Dental Hygiene-Degree Completion
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  • Admission Information


    Advising Information
    To make an appointment with an advisor or to receive additional program information please contact:
    Sandra.Archuleta@pueblocc.edu or 719-549-3286
    Kimberly.Mccullah@pueblocc.edu or 719-549-3458

    Program Admissions Information
    To be eligible for the Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Dental Hygiene-Degree Completion Program, applicants will be evaluated based on their Dental Hygiene Degree GPA, Dental Hygiene Work Experience, Narrative Statement and completion of application materials listed below:

    • Hold an active Dental Hygiene license in any U.S. state.
    • Graduated from a regionally and CODA accredited Dental Hygiene school and be able to submit official transcripts demonstrating a satisfactory GPA of at least a 2.5 and submit transcripts from colleges to transfer general education courses. All required general education courses must be completed at a “C” level or better.
    • Completed or enrolled in MAT 135 Introduction to Statistics or equivalent with a C level or better
    • Be able to show proof of successful completion of the National Dental Hygiene Board Exam
    • Be able to demonstrate current Healthcare Provider CPR card
    • Prior to the start of the Capstone Project, students may be required to complete a drug screen and background check, and submit proof of required immunizations.

    Application Process
    Students will be required to submit the following application materials:

    • Dental Hygiene Program Application – follow link and Narrative Statement. Please note that late or handwritten applications will not be accepted
    • Official transcripts must be received from each college or university attended with a satisfactory academic GPA of at least a 2.5.  All required general education prerequisite courses must be completed at a “C” level or better.
    • Copy of national board scores
    • Copy of current dental hygiene license
    • A copy of a Healthcare Provider CPR Card both front and back prior to capstone project is required
    • Complete application for admission to Pueblo Community College.   

    Address to mail all application materials
    Pueblo Community College
    Dental Hygiene Program
    900 West Orman Ave
    Pueblo, CO 81004

    *    Please note that completing the application process does not serve as a statement of acceptance or admission to the program.
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