Dental Hygiene

Program Cost

Dental Hygiene Program Cost (Estimated) 2015-2016

Fall Semester 1st Year
*Tuition $ 1,152.00
Books $ 970.00
Instruments and Hand piece $ 1,550.00
Uniform Package $ 400.00
Clinic/Lab/Supplies/Models $ 450.00
Certified Background Check $ 111.00
SADHA Membership Dues $ 65.00
Malpractice Insurance $ 10.00
Student Fee $ 38.00
Technology Fee $ 16.00
Total $ 4,762.00
Spring Semester 1st Year
*Tuition $ 1,152.00
Books $ 515.00
Malpractice Insurance $ 10.00
Student Fee $ 38.00
Technology Fee $ 16.00
Total $ 1,731.00
Summer Semester 1st Year
*Tuition $ 504.00
Books $ 453.00
Malpractice Insurance $ 10.00
Student Fee $ 4.00
Technology Fee $ 16.00
Total $ 987.00
Fall Semester 2nd Year
*Tuition $ 1,152.00
Books $ 498.00
Instrument Kits $ 395.00
SADHA Membership Dues $ 65.00
Malpractice Insurance $ 10.00
Student Fee $ 38.00
Technology Fee $ 16.00
Total $ 2,174.00
Spring Semester 2nd Year
*Tuition $ 936.00
Books $ 235.00
Malpractice Insurance $ 10.00
Student Fee $ 38.00
Technology Fee $ 16.00
National Board Exam $ 440.00
CITA Regional Clinical Exam $ 950.00
Clinical Exam Facility Fee $ 200.00
CITA Examiner Fee $ 275.00
State Licensure Fee $ 75.00
Total $ 3,175.00
Total Cost for Program $ 12,829.00
* Full Load

Important Information

Students are responsible for meeting all obligations in obtaining, completing, and receiving funds from Federal Pell Grants, scholarships, etc. Registration and payment for classes is required for class attendance; students are responsible for payment of classes in a timely fashion.

Tuition is based on the in-state rate of $72.00 per credit hour. Student and technology fees are accessed each semester to cover the cost of parking permits, student identification cards, Student Government activities, and instructional technology. Malpractice insurance is $10 each fall and spring semester and coverage includes the summer term.

Total cost for the program for out-of-state students is estimated to be $26,300.00.

All costs outlined above are subject to change. Students are responsible for current costs.