Snow College Articulation: Dental Hygiene

Accepted Courses from Snow College to Weber State University

Snow College

Dental Hygiene Prerequisites

Complete the Following Courses and/or Equivalents at Snow College

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
ENGL 1010 Expository Composition 3
ENGL 2010 Intermediate Research Writing 3
PSY 1010 General Psychology 3
HFST 1020 Principles of Nutrition 3
COMM 1020 Public Speaking 3
BUS 1020 Computer Tech and Applications  3
BIOL 2320 Human Anatomy 3
BIOL 2325 Human Anatomy Lab 1
BIOL 2420 Human Physiology 3
BIOL 2425 Human Physiology Lab 1
BIOL 2650 Pathophysiology 3
BIOL 2655 Pathophysiology Lab 1

Select 1 Course from the Following

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOC 1010 Introduction to Sociology 3
SOC 1020 Mondern Social Problems 3

Select 1 Course from the Following

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
MATH 1030 Quantitative Literacy * 3
MATH 1040 Intro to Statistics * 3
MATH 1050 College Algebra * 4
MATH 1080 Pre-Calculus 5

Select 1 Course from the Following

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
CHEM 1010 Introductory Chemistry  3
CHEM 1015 Introductory Chemistry Lab 1
CHEM 1110 Elementary Chemistry  4
CHEM 1115 Elementary Chemistry Lab 1

Select 1 Course from the Following

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIOL 2060 Introductory Microbiology  3
BIOL 2065 Introductory Microbiology Lab 1
BIOL 2200 General Microbiology 3
BIOL 2205 General Microbiology Lab 2

Select 1 Course from the Following

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
ECON 1740 Economic History 3
HIST 1700 American Civilization  3
POLS 1100 American National Government 3

**Students who get an AS/AA from Snow College will not have to complete the Information Literacy Requirement. It is a General Education Requirement.**

Minimum credits required for AA/AS: 60+

Please consult with your Snow College Advisor for any additional required/elective credits needed to fulfill all necessary requirements for an AS Degree. 

Weber State University

AS/BS for the Dental Hygiene Program

**Students must apply and be accepted into the Dental Hygiene Program.**

Complete the Following Courses and/or Equivalents at WSU

Semester 1

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
DENT 2201 Concepts of Community Dental Health 1
DENT 2205 Head/Neck and Dental Anatomy 2
DENT 2206 Clinical Dental Hygiene/Radiology 4
DENT 2207 Dental Hygiene I 3
DENT 2208 Radiology 2
DENT 2250 Professional Ethics 1

Semester 2

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
DENT 2211 Oral Pathology 3
DENT 2215 Periodontology 2
DENT 2216 Clinical Dental Hygiene II 3
DENT 2217 Dental Hygiene II 3
DENT 2235 Dental Medicine I 2

Semester 3

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
DENT 2219 Dental Materials 1
DENT 3305 Dental Medicine II 3
DENT 3336 Clinical Dental Hygiene III 4
DENT 3337 Dental Hygiene III 3
DENT 4530 Prin./App. Of Evidence of DH Practice (BS) 2
Gen Ed **Elective Course/See DH Department Advisor** 3

Semester 4

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
DENT 3301 Comm. Dental Health Service Learning Lab 1
DENT 3346 Clinical Dental Hygiene IV 4
DENT 3347 Dental Hygiene IV 2
DENT 4780 Baccalaureate Thesis (BS) 3
DENT 4890 Adv. Comm/Clinical Work Experience (BS) 2
Gen Ed **Elective Course/See DH Department Advisor** 6

**Curriculum/Program requirements are subject to change without notice**

**Students wanting a Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene, Additional Upper Division Electives are required, please see a Weber State Health Professions Advisor for course list**

Please consult with your WSU Advisor regarding additional required/elective credits needed to fulfill all necessary requirements for a BS Degree.

Source Credit Hours
Transfer Credits from Snow College 60+
Total Snow College & WSU Credits  120+

This is only a recommended transfer articulation guide and should only be used as such. To avoid mis-advisement please consult with both your Snow College & WSU Advisor for further information.

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Contact us for more Information

Health Professions Admissions Advisement Office
Phone:   1-801-626-6136
E-mail:  healthprofessions@weber.edu