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Dental Hygiene Program

Prerequisite Courses

The following are prerequisite courses, or courses that must be completed before the start of the Dental Hygiene Program.

  • BIOL 1406 - General Biology I (Prerequisite to BIOL 2401/2402 and BIOL 2420/2421 if taken at Blinn College) *

  • OR

  • CHEM 1405 - Introductory Chemistry*

  • OR

  • CHEM 1411 - General Chemistry I *

  • BIOL 2401 - Anatomy and Physiology I

  • BIOL 2402 - Anatomy and Physiology II

  • ENGL 1301 Composition and Rhetoric

The following are corequisite courses, or courses that can be taken during the Dental Hygiene Program. (Although these courses can be taken after acceptance, it is always advisable to complete these courses before making application to the Dental Hygiene Program. )

  • BIOL 2421 or BIOL 2420 - Microbiology

  • PSYC 2301 - General Psychology

  • SOCI 1301 - Introduction to Sociology

  • Humanities/Fine Arts Elective (Click here for a list of possible courses)