Credit Distribution

I. General Education Featured Courses (45 Credits)

TESU Featured Courses are listed as a guide. Other courses may satisfy the areas and can be viewed on our website under General Education Courses.  For more information see About Our General Education Program.  To plan your program please contact an academic advisor.

A. Intellectual and Practical Skills (15 Credits)

ENC -101Writing for Success 3
ENC-102 English Composition II3
COM-209 Public Speaking3
MAT-115 Intermediate Algebra3
SOS-110 Fact, Fiction, or Fake? Information Literacy Today 3
For all TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Intellectual and Practical Skills.

B. Civic and Global Leadership (9 Credits)

SOC-101 Our Changing World An Introduction to Sociology3
ETH-220 Leading the Way: A Path Towards Ethical Leadership3
POS-110 American Government3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Civic and Global Leadership.

C. Knowledge of Human Cultures (15 Credits)

AOJ-280 Forensic Science3
HIS-113 American History I3
FIL-110 Exploring American Cinema3

Select two featured courses from the list below:

SOC-291 Criminology3
HIS-114 American History II3
HUM-103 Introduction to the Humanities III: Music3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Knowledge of Human Cultures.

D. Scientific Knowledge (6 Credits)

CIS-107 Computer Concepts and Applications3
-TRSFR REQ.Microbiology3

II. Dental Hygiene (65 Credits)

STA-201 Principles of Statistics3
PHY-115 Physics I with Lab4
PHY-116 Physics II with Lab4
BIO-211 Anatomy and Physiology I with Lab4
BIO-212 Anatomy and Physiology II with Lab4
-Higher-Level Mathematics above Intermediate Algebra3
-TRSFR REQ.Dental Anatomy3
BIO-208 The Science of Nutrition3
-TRSFR REQ.Pharmacology3
-TRSFR REQ.Radiology3
-TRSFR REQ.Periodontics3
-TRSFR REQ.Community Dental Health3
-TRSFR REQ.Clinical Dental Hygiene9
-TRSFR REQ.Dental Hygiene Electives15
APS-401 Current Trends and Applications in Applied Science and Technology3

III. Electives (10 Credits)

For TESU course options, go to Elective Courses.

TRANSFER REQUIREMENT: TESU accepts credits in transfer from accredited institutions as well as non-collegiate providers. View information and resources on where you may find additional learning experiences.

Total Credit Hours: 120