OU Dental Hygiene
THEN: Dental hygiene students in southern Oklahoma needing training closer to home. A partnership between the University of Oklahoma’s Health Sciences Center and SOTC enables students to
- Earn a bachelor of science degree in dental hygiene.
- Learn and apply new skills such as teeth whitening, periodontal treatment, cleaning and polishing, dental x-rays and exams, fluoride treatments and sealants.
- Fine-tune professional techniques with patients from their home communities.
NOW: This win-win situation provides a valuable and economical community service to citizens in the area and gives students the convenience of graduating from college while remaining close to home.