Dental Hygiene Department
Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)

Dental Hygiene Department SLOs

Dental Hygiene

Associate in science degree in Dental Hygiene (Datatel code AS.DENHY.D)
SLO#1. synthesize knowledge from all branches of learning to provide preventative, educational, collaborative, and therapeutic dental hygiene care for individuals and groups in a variety of settings.

SLO#2. develop a desire and ability to provide dental hygiene care applying the highest morale, ethical and legal principals including those outlined by the American Dental Hygienists' Association and the American Dental Association.

SLO#3. function in the professional dental hygiene roles of the clinician, health promoter/educator and change agent.

SLO#4. develop and maintain professional competence founded in evidence based decision-making and continued education while promoting personal and professional growth.

SLO#5. promote client and community satisfaction with the quality of the dental hygiene education and care process provided by the program.


Certificate of achievement in Dental Hygiene (Datatel code CA.DENHY.D)
SLO#1. synthesize knowledge from all branches of learning to provide preventive, educational, collaborative, and therapeutic dental hygiene care for individuals and groups in a variety of settings.

SLO#2. develop a desire and ability to provide dental hygiene care applying the highest moral, ethical and legal principles including those outlined by the American Dental Hygienists' Association and the American Dental Association.

SLO#3. function in the professional dental hygiene roles of the clinician, health promoter/educator and change agent.

SLO#4. develop and maintain professional competence founded in evidence-based decision-making and continued education while promoting personal and professional growth.

SLO#5. promote client and community satisfaction with the quality of the dental hygiene education and care process provided by the program.


SLOs updated Aug 29, 2014 3:50:58 PM

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