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The Dental Hygiene program at El Centro College provides hands-on training through classroom instruction and participation in a clinical setting. This program will prepare you for a health care job that’s in high demand and has opportunities for career growth.
Are you interested in a career in dental hygiene?
Our facility includes a clinical setting that mirrors a
community dental practice, so you'll have hands-on opportunities to practice skills taught in the classroom. You'll have access to the latest technology from digital radiographs to intra-oral cameras.
“I’ve been learning so much since day one in this program — the more I read, the more it prepares me for my future career. The teachers here are helping me prepare for the real world.”
Read Aracely's story.
The El Centro College Dental Hygiene Program is granted the accreditation classification of “Approval (without reporting requirements)” by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA).
This program may lead to an occupational license for which a prior criminal history may make a student ineligible.
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Are you interested in dental hygiene?