Dental Programs

The Dental Assistant Program at Hagerstown Community College is currently being reviewed for an accreditation site visit by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) on September 10 and September 11, 2019. Students, staff, faculty, constituent dental societies, state boards of dentistry, and other interested parties may submit comments/complaints regarding HCC’s program. More information is available here.

Recognized by the Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners and the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA), HCC's Dental Assisting Program features dental assisting faculty who are knowledgeable and well-versed in the subject matter. Students get hands-on experience in HCC’s dental lab, which is well equipped for pre-clinical education. The Dental Hygiene Program is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and clinical practice to function effectively in all areas of a professional dental hygienist. Graduates of the Dental Hygiene Program are eligible to sit for the Commission on Dental Competency Assessments (CDCA) and the American Dental Hygiene Licensing Examination (ADHLEX).

Program Options

Dental Assisting

Dental Hygiene

Program Literature

HCC Dental Clinic

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