Dental Hygiene Department - Program Acceptance

Congratulations!

The Dental Hygiene Team welcomes you and anticipates your success in earning your Bachelor of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene (BASDH) degree.

If Accepted and to Remain Accepted

Maintaining a valid application and/or offer of acceptance or conditional acceptance is the Sole Responsibility of the Applicant.

If accepted into the BASDH program and to remain accepted, the remaining dental hygiene prerequisite courses must not only be complete by the end of spring 2016, they must continue to meet all published criteria for course acceptance and GPA minimums, including maintaining the 3.3 cumulative GPA average. This also includes following the application directions, processes, meeting deadlines, course requirements, submissions, etc. Failure to meet any of the minimum requirements or failure to complete all application processes correctly will result in disqualification of the student’s application or offer of acceptance.

Be sure you keep your offer of acceptance valid by following all directions and meeting all deadlines.

Postmarks not allowed. Due dates mean the documents must be at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Admissions by 4:00 PM on the listed Due Date.

Send initial BASDH Application Packet and all subsequent documents to:

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom
Attn: Admissions, Dental Hygiene Application
9401 Farwest Drive SW
Lakewood, WA 98498-1999

DUE DATEITEM
4/15/2016Notification of Acceptance, Conditional Acceptance, Alternate List Ranking, or Non-Acceptance via Pierce College student email.
5/2/2016Confirm Acceptance or Decline Offer.
5/9/2016If you accept, pay the $100.00 non-refundable Advanced Tuition fee.
4/16/16 thru 6/15/16Complete dental, ophthalmic, and medical history requirements, submit proof of vaccinations, conduct a PDP tuberculin test showing proof of not having tuberculosis, register, ensure financial aid in order, etc.
7/7/2016Submit Official (sealed) Transcripts from spring quarter/semester. Currently enrolled Pierce students may find the Transcript Request Form here.

IF ACCEPTED AND TO REMAIN ACCEPTED, ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

If accepted into the BASDH program and to remain accepted, the remaining dental hygiene prerequisite courses must not only be complete by the end of spring 2016, they must continue to meet all published criteria for course acceptance and GPA minimums, including maintaining the 3.3 cumulative GPA average. Failure to meet minimum requirements of the 2.5 GPA per course, and/or if a student’s cumulative GPA falls below 3.3 results in disqualification of the student’s application or offer of acceptance.

DENTAL HYGIENE Program Advising Information & Location
Email: denthyg@pierce.ctc.edu Voice: 253-964-6796

Location

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom
Cascade Building, Level One

Fulltime Dental Hygiene Faculty

Monica Hospenthal
R.D.H., B.S., M.Ed.
Program Director/Fulltime Professor

Kathy B. Bassett
BSDH, RDH, M.Ed.
Fulltime Professor/Risk Management Officer

Mary Galagan
RDH, BS, MHA
Fulltime Professor/Community Health and Extramurals

Carolyn D. Roberton
BSDH, RDH
Fulltime Professor/Liaison
Student Chapter of ADHA

Postal Address

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom
Dental Hygiene Department
9401 Farwest Drive SW
Lakewood, WA 98498-1999

BASDH Faculty & Staff Credentials