Dental Hygiene

Dental Hygiene

Earn your associate of applied science degree in dental hygiene at JCCC. The 80-credit-hour program is fully accredited by the American Dental Association's Commission on Dental Accreditation, and JCCC’s state-of-the-art clinical facility is under the supervision of licensed dental hygienists and dentists.


As a hygienist, you’ll be a key member of a professional dental team. Earn your license, and you’ll be on the front line of patient care, responsible for providing educational, clinical and therapeutic services. The Bureau of Labor Statistics expects the employment of dental hygienists to grow by 36 percent through 2018 and ranks it as one of its fastest-growing occupations.