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Dental Hygiene Program

Application Procedures

To be considered as an applicant to the Dental Hygiene Program, the following steps must be completed:

  • Apply to Blinn College.
  • Click here to request a Dental Hygiene Application and submit all information and supporting documentation to the Dental Hygiene Office prior to February 1 of each year.
  • All transcripts must be official and submitted with your Dental Hygiene Application.
  • Acceptance into Blinn College does not guarantee acceptance into the Dental Hygiene Program. Applicants must meet requirements of the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) Assessment or be exempt. Beginning August 26, 2013, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board required all Texas public colleges and universities to begin administering the new Texas Success Initiative (TSI) Assessment. Any new student that has not completed college course work prior to 8/26/13, or met a state approved exemption, will be subject to the new TSI Assessment requirements.
  • Complete the (TEAS V).Click here for the current testing schedule at Blinn College.
  • Applicants are responsible for meeting all deadlines and submitting completed applications.

Applicants are encouraged to contact Kynsie Benefield, Health Sciences Facilitator , at  for advising Dental Hygiene applications for the Fall of 2016 should be requested from the Dental Hygiene office beginning September 14, 2015. Please contact the Dental Hygiene Clinic Coordinator, Linda Gutierrez, at 979-209-7283 or Lisa Wiese. Applications should be received or postmarked no later than February 1, 2016.

Blinn College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, or disability in its programs or activities. For information regarding Title IX, ADA, Section 504 and other anti-discrimination coordinators, see the Required Notices link on the Blinn College main webpage.