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Dental Hygiene - Master of Dental Hygiene

dentistry.osu.edu/graduate-program-dental-hygiene 3082 Postle Hall
305 W. 12th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210
phone: 614-292-2228
fax: 614-292-8013
email: kearney.19@osu.edu

The Master's in Dental Hygiene is a two year online course of study designed to prepare dental hygienists for a career in dental hygiene leadership and education. This degree gives dental hygienists the knowledge and experience needed to teach in a dental hygiene program.

Program goals:

  • Prepare graduates for faculty and administrative positions in dental hygiene programs.
  • Provide graduates with an appreciation of the skills necessary to be leaders in the profession.
  • Prepare graduates to contribute to the body of knowledge in dental hygiene through research and scholarly activity.

The graduate program consists of courses in education, research, leadership, including a thesis and an internship. Synchronous and asynchronous learning experiences are facilitated online through the use of e-learning technologies.

For more information, go to: dentistry.osu.edu/graduate-program-dental-hygiene