Program Information

School: Dalhousie University
Faculty: Faculty of Dentistry
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Description: The Faculty of Dentistry was founded in 1908 and is home to one of Canada’s largest and most modern community dental clinics. The two-year Diploma in Dental Hygiene (DDH) program teaches you the skills you need to provide and promote total health through the maintenance of optimal oral health. The program emphasizes prevention on an individual basis, while also addressing the needs of the larger community.

After completing the DDH program, you’ll have the option to apply to a limited-enrolment, one-year degree completion program. This Bachelor of Dental Hygiene (BDH) gives you the opportunity to further your studies in the field and is a foundation for graduate studies.

URL: Dental Hygiene (BDH) at Dalhousie University
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,593

Cost per year is based on the 2018-2019 academic year and includes the cost of tuition and incidental fees.

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:

    Students must have successfully completed a Diploma in Dental Hygiene and be eligible for licensure in Nova Scotia.