The Dental Hygiene program prepares individuals interested in providing preventive, educational and therapeutic services to the public. In order to expose students to the most modern equipment and advanced treatment techniques, the facilities of the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine and the School of Health Related Professions-Scotch Plains Dental Suite are utilized.The program prepares students for the rigors of the profession by focusing on specific cognitive, motor, behavioral, and social skills that are critical success factors. In addition, there is a focus on board exam preparation, including the RDH (Registered Dental Hygienist). Successful completion of all the requirements will earn you a joint Associate of Applied Science degree from the School of Health Related Professions and affiliate school. The program is based in Scotch Plains with a clinical component.
Courses include:1) Preclinical Services I & Preclinical Services III2) Dental Radiology3) Pain Control
The dental hygiene full-time curriculum consists of four semesters of classroom and clinical coursework. All classroom coursework is scheduled during weekdays, Rutgers SHRP offers flexibility in clinic scheduling, with Saturday and evening clinics available for the convenience of students and patients.
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