Welcome to the New York City College of Technology’s (NYCCT) Dental Hygiene program website. We are proud to be the oldest and largest Dental Hygiene program in the New York City area, offering day and evening classes towards an Associate degree in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Upon completion of educational requirements, graduates are eligible to do the licensing examinations required for practice as a registered dental hygienist. (RDH)
Accredited by the American Dental Association’s Commission on Dental Accreditation, our department began with just 40 students in 1947 and has since graduated thousands of successful, registered dental hygienists, practicing nationwide in diverse career paths.