The online Master of Science in Dental Hygiene is for the dental hygienist who wishes to pursue a graduate degree from the comfort of their home. Our graduates are leaders in academia, administration, public health, corporate, and advocacy.
When comparing a Master in Dental Hygiene degree and a Master of Science in Dental Hygiene degree, the “science” in naming the degree means there is a research component where the student conducts original research. Our graduates with faculty guidance have completed thesis work and published on topics including conducting clinical research, examining educational methodologies, interprofessional projects, and survey studies.
Our graduate faculty are nationally recognized for their contributions as educators, researchers, public health advocates, and leadership to the profession.