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 Dental Hygiene
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SchoolFanshawe College
LocationLondon, ON, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 15,000
DegreeDiploma
Honours
Co-op
Length3 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*
Prerequisites
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Mathematics 
  •  Grade11 Biology 
  •  Grade11 Chemistry 
Prerequisites NotesOSSD with courses from the College (C), University (U), University/College (M), or Open (O) stream WITH: - Any Grade 12 English (C) or (U) - Mathematics ONE OF: - Grade 11 Mathematics (U) or (M) - Grade 12 Mathematics (C) or (U) - Grade 11 or Grade 12 Biology (C) or (U) - Grade 11 or Grade 12 Chemistry (C) or (U) (Note: minimum final grade required for each course is 65) OR Academic and Career Entrance Certificate (ACE) WITH: - Communications - Core Mathematics - Biology - Chemistry (Note: minimum final grade required for each course is 65) OR Pre-Health Sciences Pathway to Advanced Diplomas and Degrees Ontario College Certificate* (Note: minimum final average required is 3.0 GPA) AND: - minimum final grade of 'C+' or 65 in the required courses stated above OR Ontario High School Equivalency Certificate (GED) WITH: - The combined Language Arts - Reading AND Language Arts - Writing test results having a minimum average Standard Score of 520 AND: - Mathematics ONE OF: - Grade 11 Mathematics (U) or (M) - Grade 12 Mathematics (C) or (U) - Grade 11 or Grade 12 Biology (C) or (U) - Grade 11 or Grade 12 Chemistry (C) or (U) (Note: minimum final grade required for each course is 65) OR Mature Applicant with standing in the required courses and grades stated above
Cost
International: $19,202
Scholarships
DescriptionIf being a vital part of a dynamic and important health care team intrigues you and you want a career that is in demand, Fanshawe's Dental Hygiene program will jump-start your journey toward professional success. You'll learn the dynamic skills needed to clean teeth, take x-rays, and promote oral health. You'll study anatomy, microbiology, histology, oral pathology, pharmacology, and health promotion. As well, you'll work alongside your professors in a supportive mentoring environment designed to help you succeed. Hands-on clinical experience is provided in a student dental clinic. You'll also complete community placements and participate in oral health promotion activities at daycare, public school, hospitals, and health care settings. This program utilizes simulation learning.
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