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Application Instructions - Dental Hygiene Program

The Dental Hygiene Program is a selective admission program.


New JCCC Students

Prospective Dental Hygiene students who have not attended JCCC before (or if it has been more than two years since you last attended) must complete a JCCC application for admission. The application is the first step in the enrollment process; select Non-Degree Seeking or Liberal Arts for your major. Please select the Fall 2018 term.

After you receive your JCCC ID number, follow the steps below. It may take 5 business days for your application to be processed; please email Teresa Leland if you want to apply to the program within 10 days of the posted deadline.

Current JCCC Students

  1.  Complete the Dental Hygiene application. 
  2. Arrange for official transcripts to be sent directly to JCCC from all previous college you have attended. It is not necessary to request JCCC transcripts or transcripts already on file at JCCC. Your transcripts must demonstrate a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher to be eligible for admission to the program. If you are a transfer student please visit a JCCC Counselor on transferability of your coursework before the Dec 1, 2018, deadline.
  3. Submit the Disclosure and Consent for Background Check form. 
  4. Submit your Initial Assessment form. 
  5. Submit official ACT scores.
  6. Meet with a JCCC Counselor or attend a Dental Hygiene information meeting.
Monitor your personal admission plan on your MyJCCC account for information on your application status.