Spring 2020 classes have resumed online.
Please visit dcccd.edu/coronavirus for additional information and to learn how to prepare for online classes.

Get Started in the Dental Hygiene Program


Are you ready to take the next step? Learn more about what you need to do to get started in the Dental Hygiene program.

Enroll Today


Completing the application, meeting with an advisor, attending orientation, registering for classes...
these are all part of the college admissions process.


What To Know Before You Start

Additional Information

The two-year Dental Hygiene program begins each fall semester in August with a maximum capacity of 20 students. Selection for the program happens through a competitive application process. Refer to the program information packet for application filing deadlines.

Download the Dental Hygiene Information Packet

Criminal Background Check and Drug Testing

All students enrolled in Health Occupations programs are required by Dallas/Fort Worth Hospital Council member facilities to undergo a criminal background check and drug testing prior to beginning their clinical experience.