Dental Hygiene Admissions

Important COVID-19 Dental Hygiene Admissions Update:

  • Due to the impacts of COVID-19 and our campus closure, the Admissions office is experiencing delays in the processing of all Selective Admissions application.
  • Though the College’s facilities are closed, the Spring 2020 semester is continuing in an online-only format. During this time, instructors and staff are working remotely to support online learning. Please contact the Admissions office at for assistance. For general help, please visit our Virtual Services KCC’s facility closure will remain in effect until Sunday, May 17th with plans to reopen on Monday, May 18th for employees; please visit for the latest information on the College’s operational status.

Welcome to our Dental Hygiene Admissions page!

Applications for the 2021-2022 Dental Hygiene Program will be available:  Jan. 15, 2021.

Click here to view our KCC Dental Hygiene Program Web page.

Admissions Requirements

2020-2021 DEHY Admissions Packet

Please check back soon for the 2021-2022 DEHY Admissions Packet!

The Dental Hygiene Checklist linked above is a tool that will help you determine if you are ready to apply to KCC’s Dental Hygiene Program. If you have not yet completed the admissions requirements on the checklist and would like to begin completing those requirements at KCC, please submit a General Application and select Dental Hygiene as your academic program.

Positive Drug Screen Statement

Students with a positive drug screen will be deemed ineligible to participate in clinical education. Furthermore, as clinical education is a critical requirement of Nursing, Allied Health and Emergency Medical Services programs, the student will be dismissed from their current program of study. For students who would like to be considered for re-admission, they should refer to their program’s policy of re-admission and direct questions to the program director.