Dental Hygienist Education

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Dental Hygiene Centralized Application Service (DHCAS)

This is a centralized application service provided by the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) for individuals applying to entry level, degree completion, and graduate degree dental hygiene programs. Applicants are able to apply to multiple participating programs with one application and one set of documents. Search participating dental hygiene programs to apply to by state or by program type at

Comments or questions about ADEA DHCAS can be directed to:

Erica Wasserman
Director of Program Development
(202) 289-7201 Ext 170