First Year

Fall Semester (Malcolm X - CCC)

  • Biology 121 (Biology I) 5 credits

Spring Semester (Malcolm X - CCC)

  • Biology 226 (Human Structure & Function I) 4 credits
  • Speech 101 (Fundamentals of Speech Communication) 3 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester (Malcolm X - CCC)

  • Microbiology 233 (General Microbiology) 4 credits
  • Biology 227 (Human Structure & Function II) 4 credits

Spring Semester (Malcolm X - CCC)

  • Dental Hygiene 112 (Concepts of Preventative Therapy I) 2 credits
  • Chemistry 121 (Basic Chemistry I) 4 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester (Malcolm X - CCC)

  • Dental Hygiene 121 (Principles of Dental Hygiene I - Lecture) 2 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 123 (Principles of Dental Hygiene I - Lab) 2 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 125 (Nutrition & Biochemistry) 2 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 131 (Oral Structures & Function) 3 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 133 (Head & Neck Anatomy) 2 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 135 (Concepts of Preventative Therapy II) 1 credit
  • English 101 (Composition I) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Malcolm X - CCC)

  • Dental Hygiene 122 (Principles of Dental Hygiene II - Lecture) 2 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 124 (Principles of Dental Hygiene II - Lab) 3 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 126 (Dental Radiology) 3 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 132 (General/Oral Pathology & Diagnosis) 3 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 130 (Dental Materials) 3 credits
  • Sociology 201 (Introduction to the Study of Society) 3 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester (Malcolm X - CCC)

  • Dental Hygiene 200 (Summer Clinic) 3 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 202 (Critique of Dental Literature) 1 credit
  • Mathematics 118 (General Education Mathematics) 4 credits

Spring Semester (Malcolm X - CCC)

  • Dental Hygiene 233 (Expanded Functions) 2 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 235 (Community Dental Health I) 2 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 241 (Dental Pharmacology) 2 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 244 (Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist) 3 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 251 (Clinical Dental Hygiene) 5 credits

Fifth Year

Fall Semester (Malcolm X - CCC)

  • Dental Hygiene 252 (Clinical Dental Hygiene II) 5 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 254 (Dental Specialties) 1 credit
  • Dental Hygiene 256 (Community Dental Health II) 1 credit
  • Dental Hygiene 258 (Ethics and Jurisprudence) 2 credits
  • Dental Hygiene 260 (Senior Seminar) 2 credits
  • Psychology 201 (General Psychology) 3 credits

SPRING SEMESTER (roosevelt university)

  • ENGL 102 (Composition II) 3 credits
  • HSAD 351 (Introduction to Health Services) 3 credits
  • HSAD 363 (Health Disparities) 3 credits
  • MATH 217 (Elementary Statistics) 3 credits

Sixth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • OLED 320 (Introduction to Organization Communication) 3 credits
  • DSIT 103 (Introduction to Data Science) 3 credits
  • HSAD 360 (Intra-Professional Teams) 3 credits
  • HSAD 250 (Issues in Public Health) 3 credits
  • HSAD 352 (Health Policy) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • HSAD 365 (Health Science Informatics & Data Science) 3 credits
  • HSAD 370 (Healthcare Budgeting & Reporting) 3 credits
  • HSAD 353 (Medical Ethics & the Law) 3 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits

Grade of C or higher required for major courses

Malcolm X - some courses listed may require pre-requisites, please see your advisor

AAS Dental Hygiene students may start their HSAD coursework in the Fall or Spring semester.

HSAD capstone requirement can be fulfilled by Dental Hygiene 251.

Dental Hygiene 200 fulfills a required major elective for HSAD.