breadcrumbs-home chemeketa-community-college-abstract-logo chemeketa-community-college-abstract-logo cross minus plus menu search oregon chemeketa-instagram chemeketa-logo-full-color envelope-o star check close home chevron-left chevron-right plus2 chevron-up chevron-down twitter facebook envelope linkedin angle-left angle-right angle-up angle-down rotate-left instagram
Jump to Header Jump to Main Navigation and Secondary Navigation Jump to main content Jump to Footer

Dental Hygiene (Pre-OIT Admission Requirements)

See the classes you should take before entering the OIT Dental Hygiene program

Dental Hygiene (Pre-OIT Admission Requirements)

It is important to check with OIT for admission requirements and deadlines, and to obtain admission materials early, as requirements change. The application and other program information is available at the OIT dental hygiene website.

Be sure to review the catalog for important information about program outcomes and other details not found in this listing.

See course descriptions for more information about your classes.

Pre-Admission Requirements
CourseTitleCredit Hours
BI231 Human Anatomy and Physiology 4
BI232 Human Anatomy and Physiology 4
BI233 Human Anatomy and Physiology 4
BI234 Microbiology 4
CH110 Chemistry for Allied Health or one term of general Chemistry with lab 5
COMM111 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 4
DHE100 *Introduction to Dental Hygiene 2
MTH243 Probability & Statistics 1 or College Algebra or higher 4
NFM225 Nutrition 4
WR121  Academic Composition  4
WR122 OR WR227

Argument, Research, and Multimodal Composition OR Technical Writing

Psychology or Sociology elective   4

*Available through OIT online at