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Does Iusb have a dental program?

Does Iusb have a dental program?

Introduction. The IU South Bend campus offers the Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene (BSDH), entry level for those new to the field. The Dental Hygiene Program is an agency member of the American Dental Educator’s Association and the American Dental Association.

What degree do you need to become a dental hygienist?

Dental hygienists require an associate degree in dental hygiene and state licensure. Those who want to advance in their career should consider a bachelor’s or master’s degree in dental hygiene.

What dental hygienist do?

Hygienists use a variety of tools and techniques to remove tartar, stains, and plaque from teeth, improving their patients’ dental health by preventing cavities and tooth loss while simultaneously helping them achieve the bright, beautiful smile that they want, while helping the patient to maintain their overall health …

Is there a dental hygiene clinic at IUSB?

Clinic hours vary each semester according to student schedules. Not all patients can be treated in the dental hygiene clinic. Patients requiring specialized care, with complex medical histories, or rigid time requirements may not be able to be seen. Please call (574) 520-4156 or email [email protected] for an appointment!

Is there a dental clinic at IU South Bend?

IU South Bend has an on campus dental hygiene clinic. Our dental hygiene clinic is open to the public and provides a rich clinical experience with over 700 hours of hands-on patient treatment time for each student.

How does the BSDH program at IUSB work?

The BSDH program at IUSB provides students with a variety of inter-professional education and collaboration opportunities throughout the curriculum, an extended knowledge base, and more experiential learning opportunities within and outside of the clinical setting. Students may fulfill the BSDH degree requirements through multiple routes:

What do you study at Indiana University South Bend?

We have undergraduate degree programs in elementary education, secondary education, and special education. We also have undergraduate minors in foundations of education and counseling. At the graduate level, we offer degree programs in Counseling, Special Education, Elementary and Secondary Education, and Educational Leadership.