Dental Hygiene Program Application 2015

Applications are being accepted for the 2015-2016 class from October 1, 2014 to April 1, 2015.

Contact Information


Application Information


Eligibility Documentation

  • It is your responsibility to see that your official transcripts arrive at the Dental Hygiene Office by April 1, 2014. (Only official transcripts verifying all of your 11 prerequisite courses are needed). If you have taken courses out of the Los Rios Community College District, please submit completed course equivalency or waiver forms to the Dental Hygiene office.Applications are accepted after October 1st to April 1st. If taking prerequisite classes during the fall 2013 semester, wait until these classes appear on your official transcript before submitting your transcripts.DO NOT mail official transcripts and/or reading eligibility results to the college's Admissions & Records Office.All official transcripts, course equivalency forms, waivers and reading eligibility test results MUST be mailed or hand delivered to:Dental Health Department,Sacramento City College,3835 Freeport Blvd,Sacramento, CA. 95822PREREQISITE VERIFICATION PROCESS: Classes completed must be verified with an official transcript. The grade point average for the first five (5) science prerequisites must be 3.0 or higher. The grade point average for the second six (6) general education prerequisites must be 2.5 or higher. All classes must be completed to be eligible.

Anatomy & Physiology (BIOL 430)


Anatomy & Physiology (BIOL 431)


Inorganic Chemistry (CHEM 305)


Organic Chemistry (CHEM 306)


Microbiology (BIOL 440)


Nutrition (FCS 340)


College Composition (ENGWR 300)


Speech Communication (COMM 301)


General Principles of Psychology (PSYC 300)


Intro to Sociology (SOC 300)


Intro to Dental Hygiene (DHYG 100)

  • Reading eligibility will be verified through either Official College transcripts or with an SCC Assessment Center Exam. It is your responsibility to make sure the Dental Hygiene Program receives either transcripts or assessment center exam results prior to April 1st. Please indicate your eligibility selection.
  • Please note that changes may occur for the 2015 application process. Any changes will appear on the Dental Hygiene Program's Home web page.