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College of Health SciencesSchool of Dental Hygiene

Our mission is to educate competent and ethical oral healthcare professionals with the skills and knowledge to provide high-quality, patient-centered interprofessional care.

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ODU School of Dental Hygiene

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ODU School of Dental Hygiene

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ODU's Dental Hygiene Care Facility provides quality preventative care for the community in a teaching/learning environment. Patient care is provided by dental hygiene students who are directly supervised by licensed dental hygiene faculty.

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Continuing Education in Dental Hygiene

ODU's School of Continuing Education, in collaboration with the Gene W. Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene, is committed to providing you with educational experiences that meet state licensure requirements and that are relevant to your needs for practice. We are pleased to serve as an educational resource for your continuing competency and lifelong learning.

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Experience Guaranteed

Enhance your college career by gaining relevant experience with the skills and knowledge needed for your future career. Discover our experiential learning opportunities.

First Fridays

Get an inside look into your major of interest when you speak to professors and current students at our monthly First Friday events.

Spring 2023 Commencement

Celebrate the achievements of approximately 2,000 graduating students during ceremonies on Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6.