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Dental Hygiene

In our Department of Dental Hygiene, you'll combine the study of dental hygiene theory with supervised clinical practice. You'll graduate ready to devote your life to improving the oral health of individuals and communities.

UNE Dental Hygiene: Making a Difference in Maine and Abroad


Dental Hygiene by the Numbers

  • 5,000

    Patients served each year at our on-campus dental hygiene clinic

  • 20

    Number of dental chair stations in our clinic, along with five X-ray operatories

  • 14

    Average hours per week 3rd and 4th-year students spend providing care to patients