Dental Hygiene Programs

Colorado Northwestern Community College

Rangely College’s (Colorado Northwestern Community College) School of Dental Hygiene was established in September of 1962, and graduated their first class in 1964, forty-three years after the beginning of hygiene in Colorado.

Visit at: www.cncc.edu

pueblo community college
Pueblo, Colorado was the next site for a School of Dental Hygiene when the University of Southern Colorado offered the course in 1976.

Visit at: www.pueblocc.edu

Community College of Denver
The Community College of Denver was the fourth site for establishing an A.A.S. Dental Hygiene program on both the Auraria campus and utilizing the Lowry Air Force Base dental clinic. The first class of 18 was admitted in the fall of 1996.

Visit at: www.ccd.edu

Concorde Career College

Colorado Mountain College is the newest dental hygiene program in Colorado and has received initial accreditation from the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA). The first class will begin in the summer of 2024 and will graduate in 2026.

Visit at: www.coloradomtn.edu

Concorde Career College

Concorde Career College is located in Aurora, CO and is Colorado’s only accelerated, 18-month dental hygiene program.

Visit at: www.concorde.edu

Colorado has four dental hygiene programs, with a fifth program opening in 2024. Graduates from all Colorado programs will obtain an associate’s degree in dental hygiene. The programs do have some variation in program length and prerequisite requirements. Please contact the programs individually to learn more about their requirements.

Bachelor’s Completion Programs in Dental Hygiene

Community College of Denver

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Pueblo Community College

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Colorado Northwestern Community College

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