-Taft College’s Dental Hygiene program has sought to inspire and teach
dental care that is comprehensive in its technical excellence and in its
orientation to an awareness of the total health needs of the individual
-Dental hygienists are licensed oral health professionals who focus
on preventing and treating oral diseases in order to protect the oral
cavity, and also to protect the patients’ total health. They are graduates
of accredited dental hygiene education programs in colleges and
universities, and must pass a written national board examination and
a clinical examination to obtain state licensure.
-The Taft College Dental
Hygiene Program gives students the knowledge, experience, and educational
requirements necessary to take the state and national board
examinations. As the world’s understanding of preventive and restorative
oral health care grows, so does the need for dental care givers and
support staff. Taft College graduates are in demand.
Dental Hygiene Courses Offered at TC