Pacific University

Pre-Dental Hygiene 2012-2014

Degree
Bachelor of Science

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General Education

Required Courses

University Requirement PCC Equivalent Credits

Natural Sciences: Human Anatomy and Phys. - year-long series

Microbiology w/lab - 1 course

Chemistry w/lab - 1 course

BI 231, 232, 233 Anatomy and Physiology - 12 cr.

BI 234 Microbiology - 5 cr.

CH 104 General Chemistry or higher- 5 cr.

22

Communication:Interpersonal Comm./Speech - 1 course

English Composition/Writing - 1 course

COMM 214 Interpersonal Comm – 4cr.

WR 121 English Composition - 4 cr.

8

Social Sciences:Psychology - 1 course

Sociology - 1 course

Choose 1: PSY 201A, 202A, 213, 214, 215, 216, 220, 222, 231, 232, 239, 240

Choose 1: SOC 204, 205, 206, 213, 218, 232

8
Statistics - 1 course MTH 243 Statistics I 5
Art, Music, or Theatre - 1 course ART 101, 102, 103, 115, 116, 117, 131, 141, 142, 143, 181, 204, 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 221, 224, 231, 237, 241, 242, 243, 253, 256, 276, 277, 281, 284, 287, 291, 293, MUS 105, 110, 111, 112, 113, 202, 203, 205, 210, 211, 212, 213, TA 101, 111, 112, 113, 141, 142, 143, 180. 227, 241, 242, 243, 253, 261, 2743 - 4

Humanities:

Language, Literature, Philosophy, Religion, Ethics, History, Media Arts -8 semester cr.

ENG 104, 105, 106, 108, 109, 195, 196, 197, 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 207, 209, 211, 213, 240, 250, 253, 255, 257, 258, 260, 261, 275, PHL 201, 202, 204, 205, 208, 221, 222, R 210,HST 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 218, 225, 240, 270, 274, 276, 277, 278, 279, 285, FR 103 or 251, GER 103 or 251, JPN 103 or 251, SPA 103 or 251 12 or more
Nutrition - 1 course FN 225 Nutrition  4
Spanish - 1 course SPA 101 or 150 First year Spanish 4-6
Medical Terminology - 1 course MP 111 Medical Terminology 4

Notes

Students will need to have completed a minimum of 72 quarter hours of coursework prior to starting the Dental Hygiene program. Courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or higher, pass/no pass will not be accepted. Science courses must be taken within the last seven years. A minimum 2.5 GPA is required in all science courses.

 

If you are unsure whether a class will count toward a specific prerequisite area, please contact Pacific University Admissions at 503-352-2993

PCC endeavors to create accurate transfer guides for students; however, requirements may change without notice. Students are responsible for working with PCC advisors and their transfer institution to ensure that their academic plan will meet requirements and timelines.

Last updated: September 2013