Prior to admission to the professional program, all pre-requisite courses must be completed. Pre-requisite courses can be found at Pre-Dental Hygiene . Potential students may apply to the professional program after completion of 20 ULM pre-requisite science and 20 ULM pre-requisite non-science hours.
The Online Degree Completion Dental Hygiene curriculum provides an opportunity for registered dental hygienists to be admitted into the baccalaureate degree program. Practicing Hygienists that have graduated from an accredited program and have a current dental hygiene license may be awarded forty-two semester hours of credit for their associates degree. At least 30 hours must be completed through the University of Louisiana Monroe. The total number of hours for the degree is 120. For further information, visit the ULM Dental Hygiene Program or the ULM Online Degrees website http://www.ulm.edu/onlinedegrees/