Meridian Community College
910 Highway 19 N,
Meridian, MS 39307
601-483-8241
1-800-MCC-THE-1

Curriculum

Course of study:

 

Pre-requisites

Hours

CHE 1113

 Chemistry Survey (Basic)

3

CHE 1111

Chemistry Survey Lab

1

 

Total Hours

4

 

 

 

 

Summer Semester

Hours

ENG 1113

English Composition I

3

PSY 1513

General Psychology

3

 

Humanities/Fine Arts Elective

3

SOC 2113

Introduction to Sociology

3

 

Semester Total

12

   
First Year

First Semester

 Hours

DHT 1115

Fundamentals of Dental Hygiene

5

DHT 1212

Dental Anatomy

2

DHT 1314

Dental Radiology

4

BIO 2513

Anatomy and Physiology

3

BIO 2511

A & P I Lab

1

DHT 1911

Dental Hygiene Seminar I

1

 

Semester Total

16

 

Second Semester

Hours

DHT 1415

Clinical Dental Hygiene I

5

DHT 1513

Periodontics

3

BIO 2523

Anatomy and Physiology II

3

BIO 2521

A& P II Lab

1

BIO 2923

Microbiology

3

BIO 2921

Microbiology Laboratory

1

DHT 1232

Oral Histology/Embryology

2

DHT 1222

Head and Neck Anatomy

2

DHT 1921

Dental Hygiene Seminar II

1

 

Semester Total

21

   
Second Year

First Semester

 Hours

DHT 2425

Clinical Dental Hygiene II

5

DHT 2713

Pharmacology

3

DHT 2613

Dental Materials

3

DHT 2233

General/Oral Pathology

3

BIO 1613

Basic Nutrition

3

DHT 2931

Dental Hyg Seminar III

1

 

Semester Total

18

   
 

Second Semester

Hours

DHT 2435

Clinical Dental Hygiene III

5

DHT 2814

Community Dental Health

4

DHT 2922

Dental Ethics/Law

2

SPT 1113

Public Speaking

3

DHT 2941

Dental Hyg Seminar IV

1

 

Semester Total

15

 

Total Hours

82